Dr. Randall A. Grove has been in education for over 33 years. After teaching music education for 13 years, he transitioned into administration. He has served as a Dean of Students, Assistant Principal, Principal, and Assistant Superintendent for the Eastern Lebanon County (ELCO) School District. He is currently in his 8th year as the Superintendent of the Conrad Weiser Area School District (CWASD). Dr. Grove has taught in the Masters of Education programs at Alvernia University and Albright College. He is also a certified trainer in the Learning Focused Strategies model.
Dr. Grove introduced instructional coaching to the ELCO School District in 2010. Currently, the CWASD has thirteen teachers who serve as full-time or part-time instructional coaches. This group of coaches works with their local coaching mentor from the Berks County Intermediate Unit #14 and they have also started their own district-wide group called the Conrad Weiser Coaching Collaborative. This group supports teachers with coaching in the areas of classroom instruction, technology integration, and gifted education.
Dr. Grove has served on the Collaborative Coaching Board at the Pennsylvania Department of Education and was recently asked to serve on the steering committee of the newly formed Science Research Institute (SRI) at the Conrad Weiser High School.
Dr. Grove has attended various local, state and regional educational conferences to present workshops on the Hybrid Learning rotational model. He was also a featured speaker at the 2016 annual winter PIIC Conference in State College, PA.