Education Majors Serve as Student Teachers in Area Schools


Twenty-one University of Scranton education majors will serve as student teachers during the fall semester at 14 schools in nine school districts. First row, from left: Nicole D’Amato, Kathleen Granko, Jessica Rizzo, Rebecca Steinke, Anna Phelan. Second row: Alexis Senatore, Samantha Paolucci, Colleen Donovan, Jennifer Raneri. Third row: Beth-Michelle Jones, Christa Collarini, Rebecca Biesel, Lauren DeMarco, Eileen Pape. Fourth row: Jennifer Spinner, Victoria McAllister, Sara Franciscovich, Brianna Reigstad. Last row: Nicolas Martucci, Ryan Willie, Raymond Cramer.

            Twenty-one University of Scranton education majors will serve as student teachers during the fall semester at 14 area schools in nine school districts, which include Abington Heights, Bear Creek, Carbondale, Dunmore, Forest City, North Pocono, Scranton, Valley View and Wayne Highlands.

            Following is a list of undergraduate and graduate students and the schools to which they have been assigned.


Rebecca Biesel of Wyckoff, N.J., Lakeside Elementary School;

Christa Collarini of Jessup, Valley View Elementary School;

Raymond Cramer of Clifton, N.J., Carbondale Elementary School;

Nicole D'Amato of Ramsey, N.J., Bear Creek Community Charter School;

Lauren DeMarco of Horsham, Jefferson Elementary School;

Colleen Donovan of South Hempstead, N.Y., Dunmore Elementary School;

Sara Franciscovich of Frederick, Md., Valley View Intermediate School;

Kathleen Granko of Taylor, Abington Heights Middle School;

Beth-Michelle Jones of Cornwall, N.Y., Valley View Elementary School;

Nicholas Martucci of Washingtonville, N.Y., Valley View Middle School;

Victoria McAllister of Jamison, Carbondale Elementary School;

Samantha Paolucci of Clarks Summit, John Adams Elementary School;

Eileen Pape of Port Washington, N.Y., Stourbridge Primary School;

Anna Phelan of Milford, Conn., Forest City Regional Elementary School;

Jennifer Raneri            of Madison, N.J., Valley View Elementary School;

Brianna Reigstad of Sparta, N.J., Kennedy Elementary School;

Jessica Rizzo of Gillette, N.J., Dunmore Elementary School;

Alexis Senatore of Little Falls, N.J., Valley View Elementary School;

Jennifer Spinner of Chatham, N.J., Clarks Summit Elementary School;

Rebecca Steinke of Lansdale, Valley View Elementary School;

Ryan Willie of Roaring Brook Township, Jefferson Elementary School.


Press Release Contact:
Stan Zygmunt
Director of News & Media Relations
The University of Scranton