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Susan Griffin Mowery

Contact: susanmowery52@gmail.com
Upper Dublin High School
800 Loch Alsh Avenue
Fort Washington, PA 19034

Education


Master of Science in Library & Information Science - Drexel University
Bachelor of Arts in English - Neumann University
Certficate of Advanced Study in Contemporary Literature - The University of London, England

PA Certifications:
Supervisor of Curriculum & Instruction - Widener University
K-12 School Librarianship - Drexel University
Secondary English & Language Arts - St. Joseph's University

Scholarships:
The Governor's School for Information Literacy and Reading
The Rotary Club Scholarship for Study Abroad


Career Experience



Upper Darby School District - English & Language Arts Teacher, grades 7-9, Theater Director
Chestnut Hill Hospital - Medical Information Specialist and Library Director
Sandy Run Middle School - Library Media Specialist and Teacher
Upper Dublin High School - Library Media Specialist and Teacher


Publications, Presentations & Associations


PA School Librarians Association - Member of the Media & Selection Committee - annual book reviewer & conference presenter
American Association of School Librarians
Tri-County School Librarians Association - President 3 years
Co-Presenter, "Classroom Connect Technology Conference" Baltimore, MD
Winner 2 technology grants and 2 district grants
Book reviews published annually by the PA School Librarians' Association


UDHS Activities & Sponsorships

Hooked-on-Books Club
Reading Olympics Teams, District & High School
Model UN Club
Cardinal Opportunities
HS IPD Committee
District Technology Committee
Faculty Reading Group Organizer
District Representative for UDPL Facilities Planning


Interests


Reading and sharing a love of books
A keen interest in new technology and how it can aid students be successful
Traveling to new places and taking lots of photographs
Playing with my grandchildren
Spending time at the New Jersey shore