Dede is a 37 year veteran English/ Theater teacher from Pittsburgh, PA, teaching 35 years in the North Allegheny School District, where she also was Varsity Head Boys’ Golf Coach for 33 years, directed the spring musical and talent shows, worked with student council, and contributed to many district initiatives. Dede served on the board of the North Allegheny Foundation, WPIAL Golf Committee, the Women’s Golf Association of Western PA, the West Penn Golf Association, and many other groups. She was a PA TOY semi-finalist in 2011, the year she had to retire when her husband, Scott, was dying from stage four colon cancer. Dede’s award-winning book STUDENT TEACHING: THE INSIDE SCOOP FROM A MASTER TEACHER was published in September, 2014. The book is required reading in several universities, and Dede enjoys speaking engagements around the country, focusing on education, best practices, teacher burnout, and motivation. Dede’s new children’s’ book GRADY GETS GLASSES is for kids 2-8. Written in verse with beautiful illustrations by Lauren Givens Wood, Grady is a rabbit who explains both near and farsighted, as well as wearing and care of glasses.
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