Mrs. Dow Named New Assistant Superintendent Starting July 1, 2016

Mrs. Dow Named New Assistant Superintendent Starting July 1, 2016
Posted on 01/25/2016
DowThe De Soto School District would like to welcome Mrs. Doréan Dow as the new Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment.  The De Soto Board of Education approved the employment of Doréan Dow, as Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment beginning July 1, 2016.   Mrs. Dow graduated from Hillsboro High School in 1998 and went on to receive her bachelor’s degree in 2001 from Southeast Missouri State University.   Mrs. Dow worked as an English Language Arts teacher and Library Media Specialist from 2002-2008 at Hillsboro High School.  She has served the past eight years at Northwest R-I School District, working five years as an Instructional Coordinator for grades 6-12 and the last three years as the Director of Instruction for all grade levels.   Mrs. Dow holds a master’s degree in Educational Administration and a Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership from Southeast Missouri State University.  Currently, Mrs. Dow is working on her Doctoral Degree in Leadership in Teaching and Learning through Missouri Baptist University.  Mrs. Dow’s starting salary in her new position will be $101,325.00