Educational Consultant, Teacher Trainer, Adminisrative Mentoring, Online Instructor, Professional Development Initiatives, Social and Emotional Literacy/Emotional Intelligence Programs, Mayer-Salovey-Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test (MSCEIT)- Test Administrator and Coach, School Reorganization Efforts, National School Climate Center - Senior Faculty, Elementary and Middle School Principal
Collegial, Collaborative and Interactive
Jericho SEPTA Recognition Award: Program Design and Implementation for Social and Emotional Literacy - 2005 New York State Achievement Award: High Performing/Gap Closing Middle School: 2004 and 2005 PTA Honorary Life Award: Harold D. Fayette PTA - 1995 Golden Achievement Award: Oldfield Middle School Student Recognition Program 1990 Electronic Learning's Educator of the Year Certificate of Merit 1988
Mayer-Salovey-Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test (MSCEIT): Test Administrator and Coach Center for Social and Emotional Education, New York: Senior Faculty Professional Diploma: Long Island University Graduate Certificate/Computer Education: Adelphi University M.S. Education: St. John's University B.A. Mathematics: Molloy College
Cecile Wren was the principal at Jericho Middle School, Long Island, New York for eight years and worked collaboratively with her staff to design and implement a resilient middle school that articulated a clear vision. This vision integrated emotional literacy competencies and research-based best practices in order to meet the social, emotional, ethical, and academic needs of their students. Currently Cecile Wren does educational consulting, administrative retreats, teacher training, and online instruction. She customizes programs for school districts that focus on district/school reorganization efforts, middle level education initiatives, social and emotional literacy programs, anti-bulling programs, and the Dignity for All Students Act. Cecile is a certified test administrator and coach for the Mayer-Salovey-Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test (MSCEIT) coordinated through Yale University. The MSCEIT is a skills-based assessment that is an excellent resource tool for adults who want to utilize emotional literacy both in their personal and professional lives. Additionally, Cecile was a senior faculty member at the Center for Social and Emotional Education, a senior coach for the Academy of Educational Development, and an administrative mentor for Eastern Suffolk and Southern Westchester BOCES. Cecile served on the Love Is Not Abuse Advisory Board for Liz Claiborne Inc. and was a member of the Social and Emotional Literacy Forum (SELF). She was the past-president of the Nassau County Middle School Principals' Association; was a Liaison to the New York State Education Department; and served on the executive committee for the Social and Emotional Wellness (SEW) Forum sponsored by the North Shore/LIJ Mental Health Alliance. Cecile has presented at local, state, national, and international conferences.
Specialty, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Health, Education, Life Skills, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Character Education, Oral Communication, Holidays/Seasonal, Martin Luther King Day, Black History Month