• Sharon Salter
    Director of Special Education

    Dr. Sharon Salter and her family moved to State College from Columbus, OH in 1997, and after working for three years at PSU, joinedSharon Salter the district in August 2000.

    Prior professional experiences:

    • Director of Special Education - SCASD, State College, PA
    • Assistant Director of Special Education - SCASD, State College, PA
    • Project Coordinator - Penn State University, University Park, PA
    • Adult Basic Education Instructor - CIU-10 Adult Development Center, Pleasant Gap, PA
    • Supervisor for Mental Health Services and ED Programs - Columbus City Schools, Columbus, OH
    • Principal, Education Director – St. Vincent Children’s Center, Columbus, OH
    • Speech Advisor/Teacher of the Deaf & Hearing Impaired – Lubbock Independent School District, Lubbock, TX
    • Teacher of the Deaf & Hearing Impaired – BOCES, Watertown, NY
    • Teacher of the Deaf & Hearing Impaired – Rehabilitation Services, Inc., Binghamton, NY
    • University Instructor – Texas Tech University, Walden University
    Sharon has extensive experience in special education administration, differentiated instruction, transition planning, developing collaborations between various entities that support provision of more comprehensive educational programming for students, legal issues related to special education, and inclusive practices. She is also fluent in sign language.

    Her education includes:

    • Ph.D., Educational Administration, Penn State University
    • Specialist in Education, Texas Tech University
    • M.A.E., Guidance and Counseling, Ball State University
    • B.S., Deaf Education, Ball State University

    Her Pennsylvania Certifications:

    • Elementary Principal
    • Special Education Supervisor
    • Guidance Counselor
    • Elementary Guidance Counselor
    • Deaf/Hearing Impaired

    Sharon and her husband, Daniel, have two children, both of whom graduated from State High.

    Contact her:
    Phone: 814-231-1072
    Email: sfs14@scasd.org
Last Modified on June 18, 2019