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Curriculum leader, Vivian Griese earns doctorate in educational administration and policy studies
Vivian Griese, curriculum leader for fine arts, has recently earned her doctorate in educational administration and policy studies from The George Washington University.
Griese, who earned her bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Louisiana State University-Shreveport, worked as a graphic artist, both within the United States and overseas, before beginning her career in education. She earned her Masters of Art Education from Virginia Commonwealth University.
Griese worked as a substitute teacher in Hampton in 1990 and realized that she loved teaching. She served as a long-term substitute and was hired to teach full time in an art teacher position.
“Through the years I have had the pleasure to teach every grade level from two year olds to high school,” said Griese. “As an itinerant teacher, I was able to see quality teaching throughout the district, as well as have the chance to work with amazing teachers and administrators.”
Griese was hired as the fine arts teacher specialist in 1999 and divided her time between teaching animation at Bethel High School and serving the art teachers throughout the district. In 2010, she was hired as the fine arts curriculum leader.
In addition to working for Hampton City Schools, Griese is an adjunct professor for Saint Leo University. She has two children, who are both graduates of Kecoughtan High School.
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