First Posted: 2/3/2013
Five local residents are student teaching this semester as part of their education at King's College, Wilkes-Barre.
Michael Caprio of Pittston is student teaching at Pittston Area Middle School.
Jillian Luckasavage of Pittston Township is student teaching at Pittston Area Middle School.
Kelly Walsh Pacelli of Wyoming is student teaching at Wyoming Area High School.
Lauren Shovlin of Pittston is student teaching at Wyoming Area Secondary Center.
Gabrielle Thomas of West Pittston is student teaching at Dodson Elementary School.
Caprio, Luckasavage, Pacelli, Shovlin and Thomas are among 47 King's students who recently began a 14-week student teaching experience in neighboring elementary and high schools.
The supervised student teaching experience is necessary to fulfill King's education degree requirements and to obtain a Pennsylvania Teacher Certificate.