About Me:  I am one of six children and enjoy spending time with my siblings, nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. Growing up in a large family taught me the true meaning of team, and I’m thankful for the lessons my parents taught. I love reading, walking the beach, and being active.

Education:

Bachelor of Science, University of Maine Orono, Me

Master of Education Lesley University, Cambridge, MA

Certifications:

Physical Education and Health MA Teacher Certification

Second Steps Trainer, Committee for Children

Achievements and Recognition:

Excellence in Education Award

Melrose Hall of Fame

2013 St. Patrick Year book Dedication

Memorable Teaching Moment:

Each day in teaching is memorable in some way. I have many moments that I cherish but I think the squeals of delight when I taught my first class of severely challenged students is my most memorable.

Favorite Quote:

You can do what I cannot do. I can do what you cannot do. Together we can do great things. – Mother Teresa

Contact Me:

johnston@stpatrickschoolstoneham.org

Jan Johnston – Physical Education Teacher