I’m pleased to recognize Heather with this important honor. Her perseverance, work ethic and leadership qualities are an inspiration to all women.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) August 19, 2015
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Heather Calvert as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in education. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 700,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to recognize Heather with this important honor,” says NAPW President Star Jones. “Her perseverance, work ethic and leadership qualities are an inspiration to all women.”
Following her lifelong dream of becoming a Teacher, Heather Calvert has dedicated herself to the education field. At Topeka Public Schools, she fills the roles of both Assistant Principal and Building Leader Intern, after having earned a Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Peru State College. Her many responsibilities include coaching teachers, presenting professional development and conducting staff evaluations. Ms. Calvert’s expertise in data driven
decision making has helped her to successfully lead and support both students and staff.
Ms. Calvert considers her biggest accomplishment in her career thus far to be becoming a published author with a full manuscript in The Reading Teacher. She finds the most rewarding part of her job to be watching students and staff grow and adapt, all while supporting them in achieving their goals.
As of now, Ms. Calvert is pursuing a Doctorate in Educational Leadership at Kansas State University, which she plans on completing in the near future. She also hopes to use her experience and passion for education to pursue employment at a district or university level.
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive networking forum to successful professional women where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, tools and benefits, members interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.
Awards & Accomplishments: Member of The International Literacy Association; M.A., Peru State College, Curriculum and Instruction