- MSP of SW Pennsylvania
- Roles: Advisory Board Member, Project Participant
BIOMrs. Bestwick has been employed at Dallas Elementary since 1996.
This is her fifth year teaching fifth grade. She received B.S. in Elementary
Education from College Misericordia and her M.Ed. as an Instructional
Technology Specialist from Wilkes University. She is currently enrolled in the doctoral program at Wilkes University.
Recently, she was awarded the Toyoyta TAPESTRY grant for science teachers. Mrs. Bestwick's grant project involves studying the water quality of Toby's Creek and the Susquehanna River. The grant monies were used to purchase Palm hand held computers for students to conduct water quality tests and complete writing projects. She was also selected as Outstanding Environmental Educator for 2007 by the
Luzerne Conservation District.
Elementary Science Instruction