中学 Latin Class at Pittsburgh's AG体育APPAt the heart of any great school is a talented and dedicated faculty. While programs and facilities are indeed important, education is fundamentally a people business. 事实上, study after study shows that the single most important factor in the quality of a student’s education is the quality of his or her teachers.

At AG体育APP, our faculty truly sets us apart. 这些充满激情的, learned professionals understand that teaching is as much about relationships as it is about knowledge of the teaching craft or a particular subject area. Shady Side’s teachers are enthusiastic and caring. They set high expectations for their students, pushing and challenging them to reach their full potential. 他们是教练, 顾问和导师, 建立强有力的, authentic relationships with their students that last a lifetime. They teach them to be independent thinkers, too. As a result, our graduates leave as learned, compassionate and productive citizens of the world.

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A total of six named endowed chair appointments are available to SSA faculty, made possible by generous gifts from members of the SSA community to the faculty endowment fund. Each endowed chair holder receives an annual stipend for a five-year term. The current endowed chairs are:

  • The Howard Heinz Chair in the Sciences
    高级学校 Science Department Chair Dr. Joe Martens, 6月 2019-6月 2024
  • F. 小沃尔特•琼斯. 历史上的椅子
    高级学校 历史 Teacher Rachel McCool, 6月 2019-6月 2024
  • 的博士. 克雷格·T. Kerins '63 Chair of English
    高级学校 English Teacher Jeff Miller, 6月 2021-6月 2026
  • The George and Ann Magovern Chair in Science
    高级学校 Science Teacher Dr. 斯科特·彼得森, 2017年6月- 2022年6月
  • 理查德·K. Mellon Chair in Mathematics
    初中 Fourth Grade Teacher Lisa Budd, 2017年6月- 2022年6月
  • 茱莉亚维. 和詹姆斯·C. Rea人文系主任
    中学 Social Studies Teacher Molly Braver, 2017年6月- 2022年6月