Mrs. Becker grew up in Drexel Hill, PA. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Scranton. She then earned her Master’s Degree and Reading Specialist certification from Villanova University. She has taught as a classroom teacher for grades K-3 and a Basic Skills teacher from grades K-5. Mrs. Becker lives in Central Bucks with her husband, Tripp, and her three sons, Owen, Aiden, and Collin. When she is not teaching first grade, she loves to read, travel, and relax with family at her lake house in the Poconos.
Mrs. Gobin grew up in Bloomsburg, PA and earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Shippensburg University. Outside of school, Mrs. Gobin enjoys spending time outdoors with her family. She also loves to read and bake tasty treats.
Mrs. Koerner grew up in Warminster, PA and attended William Tennent High School. She attended Moravian College, where she ran cross country and track for four years before attending graduate school at West Chest University. She has taught at Barclay Elementary for over twenty years. She is married to Tim, and has two children, Faith and Kevin. When not teaching first grade, she likes to read, exercise, spend time with family and friends, and go to the beach.
Mrs. Kashow grew up in Feasterville and attended Neshaminy School District. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary and Early Childhood Education at Arcadia University. She then earned her Master’s Degree in Special Education from Arcadia University. Outside of school Mrs. Kashow loves spending time with her family and dog. She also enjoys going to the beach and dancing.
Mrs. Parkinson grew up in Hatboro, PA and attended Upper Moreland School District. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology & Elementary Education from the College of William and Mary in Virginia. She then earned her Master’s Degree and Reading Specialist certification from Holy Family University. She has had the honor of teaching in the Central Bucks School District since 2008. Mrs. Parkinson lives in New Britain with her husband, Jeff, and her daughter, Audrey. When she is not teaching first grade, she loves to spend time outdoors with her family, read, exercise, and work in her garden.
Mrs. Torok grew up in Horsham and went to Hatboro-Horsham school district. She went to college at James Madison University and graduated with a Masters in Elementary Education where she also ran cross country and track and field. Mrs. Torok lives in Horsham with her husband Jake and children Mackenzie and Carter. When not teaching first grade she likes to spend time at the beach in Ocean City, New Jersey, read books, and spend time with her family and friends.