Michilene Pegher

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Principal, Manchester PreK-8 School

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Michilene Pegher is the first-year principal of Manchester PreK-8 School in Pittsburgh. She has been an educator for 23 years. Her first seven years were spent as a teacher in the Diocese of Pittsburgh, and after receiving her master’s, she joined Pittsburgh Public Schools and taught at the middle school level for 16 years.

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Posted Nov. 12, 2014

Teacher Evaluation I Can Believe In, From a Pittsburgh Principal

Michilene Pegher is the first-year principal of Manchester PreK-8 School in Pittsburgh. She has been an educator for 23 years.…

By Michilene Pegher

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Posted Feb. 22, 2018

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Posted Feb. 16, 2018

This Story About Justin Bieber and Mac & Cheese Is Why I Love Teaching

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Posted Feb. 20, 2018

The Struggle to Find the Perfect Standardized Test Is Real

So it looks like the standardized test known as Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) is now a dead man walking…

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