Invited Speakers

Ellen Donnelly

Ellen Donnelly is a contractor for the U.S. State Department Office of Overseas Schools, and she has 25 years of experience as an educator in international schools, U.S. Department of Defense schools, and public and private schools in the United States.

She has her Bachelor’s Degree from Seattle Pacific University and her Master’s from George Mason University in Administration Leadership.

Ellen is certified in Advanced Academics and has worked in Fairfax County as an Advanced Academic Resource Teacher for eight years, and most recently as an Advanced Academic Specialist.

Ellen developed an Advanced Academic Program for a large public school that had a high population of underrepresented students. Ellen worked with teachers to identify and develop Advanced Learning in all students.