Faculty & Staff

Education

Sr. Valerie Grondin, O.S.F., Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Education

Education

  • Ph.D., The Catholic University of America
  • M.A., University of Detroit
  • B.A., Mary Manse College
  • A.A., Lourdes College

Areas of Expertise

  • Math education
  • Adolescent to Young Adult Education
  • Mentoring

Professional Affiliations

  • Ohio Association of Teacher Educators
  • Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development

Recent Presentations

  • A Study of Mentors and Beginning Teachers in Catholic Elementary Schools at the National Catholic Education Convention, April 2, 2013, Houston, TX
  • Ohio Resident Educator Program for Mentor of Beginning Teachers, October 1, 2011, Catholic Youth and Schools Office
  • Using Assessment to Inform Instruction, presented at Lourdes Catholic School, September 23, 2011, Nogales, Arizona
  • Ohio Resident Educator Program for Mentor of Beginning Teachers, September 12, 2011, Archbold, OH
  • Using Assessment to Inform Instruction, presented at the National Catholic Education Convention, April 28, 2011, New Orleans, LA
  • Ohio Resident Educator Transition Program for Mentor of Beginning Teachers, January 14, 2011, Catholic Youth and School Services, Toledo, OH
  • Ohio Resident Educator Transition Program for Mentor of Beginning Teachers, October 21st and 22nd, 2010, Valley View, OH
  • Ohio Resident Educator Transition Program for Mentor of Beginning Teachers, September 23rd and 24th, 2010, Archbold, OH
  • Beginning Teachers, Mentors and Induction Programs: Contemporary Issues and Implications, presented at the Association of Teacher Educators. Chicago, IL, February 15, 2010.
  • Using Data to Inform Instruction, presented at the Catholic Conference of Ohio, October 9, 2009, Cincinnati, OH

Community Service

  • St. Patrick Historic Strategic Planning Committee, 2012-13
  • Mobile Meals – 2011-present
  • Sisters of St. Francis Transitional Housing Committee, 2008 - present
  • Golden Apple Awards Committee Member, 2007-2011
  • St Patrick Historic Parish Communion Distributor, 2005-present

Personal Interests

  • Mentoring
  • First Year Teachers
  • Math education
  • Mexican American studies
  • Education
  • Professional development for elementary and secondary teachers
  • Urban education

Contact

Sr. Valerie Grondin, OSF
Sr. Valerie Grondin
Office: ASI 287
Phone: 419-824-3948
Email