Dr. DeeDee Washington has been appointed Associate Superintendent for Academics for Greenville County Schools. Dr. Washington has served the education profession for more than 20 years, most recently as principal of Brushy Creek Elementary School. She previously served in administrative roles including curriculum facilitator, principal, and personnel director, as well as 10 years as a classroom teacher.
As Associate Superintendent for Academics, Dr. Washington is responsible for providing leadership for all district academic programs, with emphasis on curriculum development, implementation of innovative, research-based instructional practices, and the analysis and effective use of data resulting from the ongoing, comprehensive assessment of student achievement.
Dr. Washington earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of South Carolina, master’s degree from Converse College, and Doctorate from the University of South Carolina. She replaces Dr. Pat Burns Dillard, who was serving as interim Assistant Superintendent for Academics.