Project Description

Danka, Jesse - teacherSecondary Math Interventionist

Education/Certification(s):  Masters of Education, Slippery Rock University
PA Certification: Special Education [N-12]

Contact Information: 1-888-997-3352 ext. 117, jesse.danka@padistance.org

Favorite Book:  GRIT: The Power of Passion & Perseverance by Angela Duckworth

Hobbies/Interest:  Anything Outdoors [Hiking, Biking, Kayaking, Geocaching], Going on Adventures with my children, Coaching High School Rugby [North Pitt United], Woodworking, Weight Lifting

Favorite Quote:  “Don’t let someone else’s opinion of you, become your reality” – Les Brown
“Be the change you wish to see in the world” – Mahatma Gandhi

Personal Information:  I have been married to my wife, Jenna, for 13 years and we have two children. Our daughter, Delaney, is 9 and she loves cheering and dance. Our son, Leyton, is 5 and he loves basketball and baseball. I also own my own business, Black Pearl Party Tents, which I set up tents for all sorts of events within the Pittsburgh Area.