Project Description

Social Studies Teacher

Education/Certification(s): BA in History with a minor in Archaeology: Calvin College
MAT in Teaching with Special Education Cert: Waynesburg University
PA Certifications: Social Studies 7-12 and Special Education N-12

Contact Information: 888-997-3352 ext. 146,

Favorite Book: Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

Hobbies/Interest: Hiking, Camping, Kayaking, basically being outdoors. I really want to try snowshoeing!

Favorite Quote: The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun. – Christopher McCandless

Professional Achievements: Level 2 Teaching Certification in PA, Presented at MACPL conference in 2018 regarding self-created Intervention Program, Leader of several Twitter Chats for Social Studies Teachers (#sschat)

Personal Information: I have two dogs named Sirius and Remus that are rescues from a local shelter in Pittsburgh.
When I’m not teaching, you can find me volunteering at that local animal shelter.