Linda P Knier

Director of Academic Services

Winnetka Campus

Curriculum and Instruction
385 Winnetka Ave Winnetka, IL 60093 Phone: 847-784-2207

    Administrative Responsibilities

      • Develops and oversees comprehensive professional development program; co-chairs Professional Development Council
      • Develops and oversees four-year teacher induction and mentoring program, including New Teacher Staff Developer and New Teacher Facilitators
      • Oversees standardized and college admission testing, including Test Center
      • Oversees curriculum processes, including new course proposals, textbook adoptions, Instructional and Professional Growth Grants, and Projects of Excellence
      • Oversees curricular programs, such as English as a Second Language (ESL) and the Integrated Global Studies School (IGSS), including program coordinators
      • Oversees student teaching placements and observations
      • Oversees annual revision of Program of Studies and School Profile
      • Oversees Advanced Placement Audit
      • Oversees State Licensure and Issuance of Evidence of Completion certificates for professional development
      • Supports career and technical education programs and administers Perkins and CTEI grants

    Professional Associations

      • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
      • Learning Forward
      • Phi Delta Kappa International

    Academic Background

      • MA Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
      • BA Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA

    Professional Certification

      • Professional Educator Licensure - Endorsements in General Administrative and Secondary Education