Title: School System Administrator
Company: South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities
Location: Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Sally G. Stratton, School System Administrator at the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in education.
With nearly 60 years of professional experience, Ms. Stratton has been a substitute teacher with the South Carolina Governor’s School since 2002, having been director of student services from 1998 to 2002 and director of residential life from 1984 to 1998. She was previously the co-founder, head teacher and director of the Furman University Child Development Center from 1974 to 1998, a preschool teacher with First Baptist Church of Travelers Rest, SC, from 1971 to 1974, and a substitute teacher with Greenville County Schools from 1968 to 1969. Earlier in her career, Ms. Stratton was a first grade teacher with Leon County Schools from 1962 to 1967, with Wakulla County Schools from 1961 to 1962, with Veazie School District from 1960 to 1961, and with Tyrone Area School District from 1959 to 1960.
Ms. Stratton was inspired to pursue a career in education by her mother, who was a teacher and administrator for 50 years. Ms. Stratton began her career as a student at Juniata College, obtaining a Bachelor of Education in elementary education in 1959. She then studied at Nova Southeastern University, earning a Master of Science in early childhood administration in 1987. She has also completed postgraduate coursework with Furman University, Florida State University and the University of Maine.
Throughout her career, Ms. Stratton has been recognized for her contributions, including having been a two-time recipient of the Gift Award from the American Association of University Women. In her free time, she likes going to the theater and the symphony, participating in her church choir, traveling, interior decorating, reading and enjoying sports.
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