Dr. Tonia Howard Hall has announced her candidacy to represent District 8 of the Savannah-Chatham County Public School Board Howard-Hall, a retired educator of 32 years is a product of the Savannah Chatham County Public School System graduating from Tompkins High School. In Chatham County, she worked as a classroom teacher, District REP (Remedial Education Program) Lead Math Teacher, District Parent Liaison and Central Office Administrator.
Howard-Hall has a passion for education and her top priority is to ensure that all students are college and career ready. She will fight against policies that isolate students from attending great schools. Howard Hall has the education and experience to effectively ask tough questions and put creative solutions on the table regarding public funds, policies and student achievement. Leadership Experience: · Facilitation of school improvement initiatives.
Provided professional development to teachers, school administrators and parents · Extensive experience with state and federal audits · Revised and approved school improvement plans for public, charter and private schools · Assisted with preparing budgets for a combined 18 million dollars in federal funds · Written and revised district policies for implementing federal mandates · Experience with curriculum and grant writing
Howard-Hall is a retired highly qualified teacher with the following certifications: Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Middle School (6-8): Social Studies and Curriculum & Instruction K-12. She pledges to work collaboratively and always keep focused on what is most important: providing ALL children in our schools with every opportunity to excel.