Harrie Buecker

Harrie Buecker
Liaison for District and School Partnerships, Director for Educator Development and Clinical Practice
Department of Middle and Secondary Education
Department of Educational Leadership, Evaluation and Organizational Development
Room 362 - College of Education and Human Development
Office: 502-852-0720
Fax: 502-852-0159
harrie.buecker @ louisville.edu

Dr. Buecker's curriculm vitae [PDF]

Educational Background

  • PhD, Doctor of Philosophy, University of Louisville
  • Superintendent's Certification, Western Kentucky University
  • Level II Administrator, Western Kentucky University
  • Rank I in Administration, University of Louisville
  • MEd, University of Louisville
  • BS, Elementary Education, University of Louisville

Professional Experience

  • Superintendent of Franklin County Public Schools
  • Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Support Services, Oldham County Schools
  • Executive Director, Oldham County Arts Center, (while serving as Assistant Superintendent
  • Director of Instructional Support Services, Oldham County Schools
  • Kentucky Distinguished Educator (Kentucky Department of Education)

Professional Leadership Roles

  • Member of the Commissioner of Education, Dr. Terry Holliday's Superintendents Network, 2010 - present
  • Design Team - Kentucky Association of School Superintendent's Superintendent's Network, 2010 - present
  • Kentucky Department of Education's Leadership Network for KCAS, 2010 - present
  • Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board's Master Review Committee, 2009 - present
  • Kentucky Department of Education - New Superintendent Mentor, 2009 - 2010

Honors and Awards

  • Kentucky Music Educators Association's Outstanding Administrator of the Year, 2012
  • Frankfort NAACP's Outstanding Citizen of the Year, 2010
  • Kentucky School Media Association's Award of Merit, 2010

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • Kentucky Association of School Superintendents (KASS), Board of Directors
  • American Association of School Administrators (AASA)
  • Kentucky Association of School Administrators (KASA)

Professional Presentations

  • Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence - "The University of Louisville's Clinical Model for Preparing Quality Teachers," January 2013
  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education, 2013 Annual Meeting, "Supporting Professional Learning in the Era of the Common Core State Standards"
  • Published "Quality Teaching in Addressing Student Achievement: A Comparative Study Between National Board Certified Teachers and Other Teachers on the Kentucky Core Content Test Results," University of Louisville, 2010