Students in DeLissio’s 194th District benefit from outstanding teachers

PHILADELPHIA, June 14 -- State Rep. Pamela A. DeLissio, D-Montgomery/Phila., announced today that five area educators who teach in schools in her district were honored this year with the prestigious Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Distinguished Teaching Award.

The award recognizes outstanding teachers who demonstrate excellence in promoting learning at the highest levels, who foster positive and supportive learning environments, who serve as role models, who inspire a spirit of inquiry and critical thinking, and, of course, who make learning fun.

“It is an honor to recognize and congratulate these fine teaching professionals working in the 194th Legislative District and to wish them continued success,” DeLissio said. “Their guidance and leadership assist in preparing students for a successful future. Their ability to make connections and establish strong bonds with their students enhance those students’ capabilities to develop and grow and become engaged citizens.”

The honorees from the 194th Legislative District are:

The Lindback Foundation has been recognizing distinguished educators from Philadelphia since 1961. Learn more about Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback at