Dr. Susan McGowan-Koyzis, Ed.D.

Dean, Honors College
Associate Professor
Senior Research Fellow
Institute for Innovation in Education
[email protected]

Ed.D. College of William & Mary, Educational Policy, Planning, & Leadership – Gifted Education Administration
M.Ed. Marymount University, Education
B.A. George Mason University, Russian Area Studies


Professional Experiences
Longwood University, Assistant Professor of Education
College of William & Mary, Interim Director of Summer Enrichment Programs
Mecklenburg County Public Schools, Coordinator of Gifted Education & Special Projects
Virginia Beach City Public Schools, Teacher of Gifted & Talented Education (Grades 6-7)
Loudoun County Public Schools, Elementary School Teacher (Grades 3-5)

Most Recent Publications and Presentations

Using iPad Aps for Effective Teaching
2012, Thessaly Region Principal Meeting, Volos, Greece

Optimizing Learning with Digital Readers, Co-presented
2011, Association for Continuing Higher Education, Shepherdstown, WV

Using Digital Readers Effectively
2011, Virginia Society for Technology in Education, Newport News, VA

Optimizing Digital Readers, Co-presented
Retrieved March 5, 2011 from www.vste.org/index/learn/webinar

Critical Reading within a Bilingual Context-A 21st Century Skill. ΠΕΡΙΟΔΙΚΟΝ ΜΑΘΗΣΗΣ ΕΛΛΗΝΚΗΣ ΓΛΩΣΣΑΣ ΩΣ ΔΕΥΤΕΡΑ ΓΛΩΣΣΑ, Co-authored
2010, The Journal of Teaching Greek as Second Language in European School

Learning Community Program Delivery Model
2010, Longwood University, Farmville, VA

Trends in Gifted Education: An American Perspective
2010, University of Thessaly Seminar, Volos, Greece

Differentiation for Diverse Learners
2010, Farsala School District, Farsala, Greece