Degrees and Certifications:
BS Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Master's of Educational Technology Lesley University
Joan Shortall has been teaching in Florence District One since 2000. She loves watching her students put on their creative hats. She enjoys teaching students about careers and helping them to become employable.
Originally from Pennsylvania, Mrs. Shortall moved to Florence in 1991 with her family. Her hobbies include traveling, her pets, acting in Florence Little Theater productions, and baseball. One of her life's greatest moments was when the Cubs won the World Series.
This year she will be teaching twelth graders Employability Skills class. Students will earn their final hours of work within the Florence community as well as important living skills so they will be better prepared to work and live within our community.