Elizabeth Yorey

1st Grade Teacher
"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence." - Helen Keller

Elizabeth Yorey earned a bachelor's degree in Early and Elementary Education from the University of Scranton. Elizabeth has dreamed of becoming a teacher for as long as she can remember. She believes that teaching should be filled with love, enthusiasm, challenges, and growth. Elizabeth has always had an immense passion for education, because she believes education has the power to change the world for the better. She played field hockey for ten years and even played Division III field hockey at the University of Scranton. Elizabeth also has a deep connection with Honduras: she regularly travels to Honduras to visit the same orphanages and villages every year. Elizabeth could not be more optimistic about the journey ahead.