Meet the Teacher

Donna Poletti Hanson

Donna Hanson

Mrs. Hanson has over 16 years of full time teaching in grades first through sixth in both public and private schools, and she has over 10 years of experience homeschooling her children while teaching Physical Education in a home school cooperative. Mrs. Hanson’s experience also includes establishing a successful home school cooperative of 400 students and serving as Vice President of that cooperative. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from York College of Pennsylvania in York, PA and earned credits in Science and Math Curriculum from Loyola College in Prince George, MD. Her motto for education is “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” — Ben Franklin. She also loves to watch children’s excitement as they discover the power of prayer! Anyone who knows Mrs. Hanson knows she is passionate about her faith and she excels at providing instruction in a fun, creative, and “hands-on” way to her students!