Degrees and Certifications:
DEGREE: Bachelor of Arts in ECONOMICS B.S. Secondary Education CERTIFICATION: K-12 Special Education Certificate in Teaching Special Education
Mrs. Josephine "Jo" Erpe
Mrs. Erpe is a graduate of Xavier University in the Philippines where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics in 1987. She is a career switcher and has taught in the high school and elementary levels prior to teaching the special populations. This year will be Mrs. Erpe's 28th year as an educator. She returned to the self-contained program two years ago here at Tolbert after eight years of being away! Mrs. Erpe has five wonderful children aged 14 to 27 and owns an Akita dog named Saki. She spends most weekends volunteering with her family in their prayer community.