Miss Maggie Dietrich


Secondary English Teacher Education/Certification(s):  BA English and Writing, Clarion University of Pennsylvania MA Education, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.  PA Certification: ELA 7-12 Contact Information: 1-888-997-3352 ext. 190, maggie.dietrich@padistance.org Favorite Book:  The Harry Potter series. Favorite Quote:  Camping, crafting, scrapbooking, reading. Favorite Quote:  “Blame it or praise it, there is no denying the wild horse in us." ~ Virginia [...]

Miss Brittany Sturm


Science Teacher Education/Certification(s): 7-12 Chemistry 7-12 Physics Contact Information: 1-888-997-3352 ext. 212, brittany.sturm@padistance.org Hobbies/Interest: Reading, Hiking with my dogs, Playing Wallyball Favorite Quote: "The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science." - Albert Einstein Professional Achievements: ACS Analytical Chemistry Award from the Society for Analytical Chemists [...]

Miss Hannah Bevington


Life Skills Teacher Education/Certification(s):  BA in General Education, La Roche College.  PA Certifications: Pre K-4th Grade, K-8th Grade Special Education Contact Information: 1-888-997-3352 ext. 188, hannah.bevington@padistance.org Favorite Book:  Wonder Favorite Quote: “The things we do are like monuments that people build to honor heroes after they've died. They're like the pyramids that the Egyptians built to honor the pharaohs. [...]

Miss Kelly Sorce


High School Art Teacher Education/Certification(s):  BFA and BSAE: Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. PA Certifications: Art K-12 Contact Information: 1-888-997-3352 ext. 194, kelly.sorce@padistance.org Favorite Book:  Josef Albers' Interactions of Color and Stephen King's 11/22/63 Hobbies/Interest:  Making art, attending artist lectures, visiting art museums, traveling. Favorite Quote:  "Art should literally be made of the ordinary world; its space should be our space; [...]

Mrs. Amy Thornton


3rd Grade Teacher Education/Certification(s):  BA in Elementary Education K-6, Westminster College.  Masters of Education, Waynesburg University. Special Education Certification, Waynesburg University Contact Information:  1-888-997-3352 ext. 208, amy.thornton@padistance.org Hobbies/Interest:  I love Disney. I lead two Girl Scout Troops. I enjoy spending time with my family watching movies, going places like the zoo, concerts, and seeing musicals. In my free [...]

Mrs. Beth Ann Mudd


Elementary Teacher Education/Certification(s): Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Robert Morris University, M.S. Elementary Education from Duquesne University Contact Information: 1-888-997-3352 ext. 187, bethann.mudd@padistance.org Favorite Book: My favorite book is Wonder by R.J. Palacio. I love reading this book to my students at the beginning of the year! Hobbies/Interest: I enjoy reading, exercising, shopping, watching my daughter [...]

Mrs. Amanda Monnich


Special Education Teacher Education/Certification(s):   BA Elementary Education; Westminster College.  Masters of Reading; Edinboro University.   PA Certifications: Elementary Education K-6 and Special Education N-12. Contact Information:  1-888-997-3352 ext. 207, amanda.monnich@padistance.org Favorite Book:  House Rules by Jodi Picoult Hobbies/Interest:  I love exercising, painting and reading!

Mrs. Gina Marinzel


Kindergarten Teacher Education/Certification(s):  BA Early Childhood Education, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. PA Certification: PreK - 4 Contact Information: 1-888-997-3352 ext. 201, gina.marinzel@padistance.org Hobbies/Interest:  I enjoy spending time with my husband, family, and friends. I love to listen to music, bake treats in the kitchen, and go shopping! My happy place is the beach! Favorite Quote:  "Live, travel, adventure, [...]

Mrs. Sherri Grosso


Secondary Science Teacher Education/Certification(s):  BS Biology & Perfusion Certification, Carlow College; MEd Slippery Rock University. PA Certifications: Biology, Chemistry. Contact Information: 1-888-997-3352 ext. 192, sherri.grosso@padistance.org Favorite Book:  Read to my sons - Goodnight Moon; for me - Any James Patterson book Hobbies/Interest:  Making hammered silver jewelry, gardening, home improvements, water painting Favorite Quote:  "You do not really understand something [...]