CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- THUNDERBIRD PREPARATORY ACADEMY, North Carolina's leadership charter school, has announced today the hiring of Dr. Emmanuel T. Vincent as its new Managing Director/Principal. Dr. Vincent holds a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership (Ed.D.) from Johnson & Wales University, a Masters of Education (M.Ed.) in Administration, Middle and Secondary School Principal from Providence College, a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Educational Leadership (CAGS) from Johnson & Wales University, a Masters of Education in Special Education (M.Ed.), Mild to Moderate Mid/Sec Level from Providence College, and Bachelor of Arts in Public and Professional Communications & English Literature from Rhode Island College. He is an Educational Administrator with more than 14 years of experience leading faculty and scholars to academic success. In addition he has served as a Massachusetts Education Policy Fellow (EPFP), Carnegie and Fulbright Fellow performing various research on educational instructional models.
Dr. Vincent's philosophy is that "students come first" and he is excited about hitting the ground running, commenting "The innovations in the education will stem from the unlikeliest of contributors. I look forward to meeting all the families and students and putting the student's first at Thunderbird Prep Academy! I am excited to join the Thunderbird family and connect with the strong community already engaged in the lives of the students here!"
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THUNDERBIRD PREPARATORY ACADEMY is a leadership-based charter school in Cornelius, North Carolina currently serving grades K-5 with plans to add a 6th grade, expanding each year through 12th grade. Thunderbird is continuing to accepting enrollment applications for the 2016/2017 school year. Online applications can be accessed here: http://tinyurl.com/jtb3xuy
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