“But a new organizational form is emerging that promises to complement existing structures and radically galvanize knowledge sharing, learning, and change. It’s called the community of practice.“Communities of Practice: The Organizational Frontier – Wenger & Snyder
Cheri Modeen, Chair
Cheri Modeen serves as Professional Development Coordinator for Charleston County School District (CCSD), the second-largest school system in South Carolina. CCSD represents a unique blend of urban, suburban, and rural schools spanning 1,300 square miles along the coast, serving more than 50,000 students in 87 schools and specialized programs. Prior to working for CCSD, Cheri spent eight years working for Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES in Newark, NY as the Executive Coordinator of Staff Development, a Staff Development Trainer, the Coordinator of Regional Math Initiatives and as a Math Coach.
Through the WF-L BOCES Leadership Institute, Cheri was part of Cohort #2 and graduated from the University of Rochester in 2006 with a School District Administrator (SDA) Certificate. Prior to that Cheri was a Math Teacher in New York State for 12 years.
Members represent the Consortium districts of Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester District 2 & Dorchester District 4.
Top Row Left to Right-
Jen Croley, BCSD – Lead Coordinator for Innovation
Dr. Anthony Dixon, BCSD – Chief Administrative Officer – Secondary School Supports
Second Row Left to Right-
Lainie Berry, CCSD – Director for Innovation and Digital Learning
Dr. Kenneth Wilson, DD2 – Director for Staff Development & Teacher Evaluation
Bottom Row Left to Right-
Shelissa Bowman, DD4 – Director for Elementary Curriculum & Instruction
Dr. Nancy Britt-Stevens, DD4 – Director for Secondary Curriculum & Instruction
October 8, 2020
January 14, 2021
April 15, 2021
June 10, 2021