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Karen Sanzo

  • Karen Sanzo
  • Associate Professor
  • Educational Foundations & Leadership
  • 165-10 Education Building
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-6698
  • ksanzo@odu.edu
  • Dr. Sanzo is an Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and the Program Coordinator for the Educational Leadership Services program.
  • Education

    The George Washington University, 2006
    Major: Education Administration and Policy Studies
    Degree: Ed.D.
    The George Washington University, 2000
    Major: Education and Human Development
    Degree: M.A.
    The College of William and Mary, 1998
    Major: History and Elementary Education
    Degree: B.A.
  • Research Interests

    Leadership for School Improvement Data-Based Decision-Making School Change and Reform Leadership Preparation Women in Educational Leadership
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Pk-12 Administration and Supervision
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Department of Education
    Date Obtained: 2001-01-01
    Expiration Date: 2012-12-31
    Pk-8 Education
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Department of Education
    Date Obtained: 1998-01-01
    Expiration Date: 2012-12-31
  • 2009: Teaching with Technolog Award, ODU Outstanding Faculty Awards Committee
  • 2007: Faculty Development Award, Old Dominion University Faculty Senate's Scholarly Activity and Research Committee
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Partnership for School Leadership Preparation and Training School Leadership Grant Program, U.S. Department of Education
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Department of Education
    Date: September, 2010 - September, 2015
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Sanzo, K. S.
    GEAR Up
    Sponsoring Organization: United States Department of Education
    Date: September, 2008 - August, 2014
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Sanzo, K. S.
    The Generational Educators Network (Gen) Futures Program
    Sponsoring Organization: United States Department of Education
    Date: September, 2008 - July, 2013
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Sanzo, K. S.; Myran, S.
    The Generational Educators Network (GEN) Futures Program (GEN “F”), Supplemental Award
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Department of Education
    Date: September, 2009 - September, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Sanzo, K. S.
    Teaching and Leading for a Quality Mathematics Learning Environment
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
    Date: August, 2009 - September, 2010
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Myran, S.; Sanzo, K. S.; Steckroth, J. J.; Doviak, S.