• Deirdre Bauer
    Director of Curriculum, K-6

    Deirdre Bauer Ms. Bauer became the Director of Curriculum K-6 in July 2013. Prior to her appointment as Director of Curriculum, she was the principal at Radio Park Elementary School for 16 years. 

    Prior to coming to Radio Park, she was an elementary principal in West Perry School District, a rural school outside Harrisburg, for five years. Before becoming an elementary school principal, she taught students who had learning disabilities in grades K-3 at Spring Ford Area School District for five years.

    Current leadership experiences: 

    • Leading the elementary curriculum team, including our instructional coaches, has been an honor as we incorporate a workshop model in our instruction and design curriculum around an Understanding by Design Framework, while supporting teachers with differentiated professional learning experiences, to ultimately support every student in our schools.
    • She is an active member in Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, PA Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (PASCD), Kappan, and National Association of Elementary School Principals. 
    • She works with the teacher supervision committee in PASCD, providing workshops and serving as a member of the site visit teams for the teacher supervision and evaluation program award. 

    Her education includes:

    • Enrolled in PhD program in Curriculum and Instruction at Penn State University
    • Master's Degree in Special Education from Penn State University
    • Principal and Special Education Supervisory Certificates from Temple University
    • B.S. in Psychobiology from Albright College.  


    • Superintendent Letter of Eligibility
    • Principal Certification
    • Special Education Supervisor Certificate
    • Special Education K-12 Teaching Certificate
    She and her husband moved to State College in 1997 and have a daughter, Emily, who is in seventh grade in the school district. 
    How to contact Ms. Bauer:
    Phone: 231-1183
    Email: dmb13@scasd.org

Last Modified on November 29, 2016