Ivonne Durant returned to Dallas ISD in June 2017 as chief academic officer, a position she previously held in 2011. Durant also served in Dallas ISD as a principal, executive director, and area superintendent. Most recently, she served as deputy superintendent of Academics and School Leadership in El Paso ISD where she provided guidance in the development of structure and procedures for academic and school leadership departments. Durant, highly experienced in school leadership and management, bilingual education and early childhood education, leads the Teaching and Learning Division.
Durant holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Western New Mexico University. She later earned a Master’s in Educational Administration from the University of Texas at El Paso and a Doctorate in Educational Administration from Texas A&M University- Commerce.
Dr. Ivonne Durant
Chief Academic Officer