Updated May 22, 2022
Ramona M.Q. Duenas is currently a sixth and seventh grade language arts teacher and team leader at Luis P. Untalan Middle School in Barrigada, Guam. She is responsible for instructing, assessing, and supervising 140 students throughout the school year and working closely with other staff to efficiently plan and coordinate work. As the team leader, Ms. Duenas is charged with attending and participating in school administration meetings and workshops as well as planning, communicating, and guiding other teachers in the school's day-to-day activities. In addition to her core responsibilities, she has also been involved as an advisor in many school-related extracurricular activities, including the Academic Challenge Bowl, National Junior Honor Society Faculty Council, Accreditation Focus Groups, Spelling Bee, Team Newsletter, and Class Council.
Ms. Duenas graduated cum laude from the University of Guam with a Bachelor of Arts in English and Secondary Education. She attended Ordot-Chalan Pago Elementary School, Agueda I. Johnston Middle School, and graduated from George Washington High School in 1998. She is a loving wife and proud mother of seven children.
Jan 05, 2022Jason
American Public Education, Inc. today announced that it has completed its acquisition of substantially all the assets of Graduate School USA (“GSUSA”), effective January 1, 2022. GSUSA is a leading training provider to the federal workforce, with an extensive portfolio of government agency...Read More
Sixty-One American Samoa Government Ethics Officers Complete PITI-VITI’s Ethical Decision-Making Workshop
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On March 21 and March 28, 2022, sixty-one American Samoa government ethics officers, representing the designated ethics officials for American Samoa Government (ASG) departments, took part in a government-wide training initiative delivered by the Pacific & Virgin Islands Training Initiatives...Read More
Island Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) Meets Virtually to Discuss Vital Regional Finance Issues
Mar 29, 2022Monique
The Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI) has successfully supported the Island Government Finance Officers Association (IGFOA) to complete its annual winter conference. On March 24, 2022, sixty government finance officers and officials from US insular governments convened for...Read More
Mar 14, 2022Monique
The Graduate School USA’s Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI), congratulates the twenty-three new Pacific Islands graduates who successfully completed the Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP). A virtual commencement honoring current and future leaders in public...Read More
Photos from recent activities hosted by the Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI) in support of conferences, training and leadership development, are available below.