Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. McLaughlin is excited to begin serving the Hillside community as Special Education Dean. She comes to Hillside with 17 years experience in special education, both as a teacher and having been a Special Education Dean the last two years. Mrs. McLaughlin gained her undergradute degree from Penn State University (WE ARE....) and her master's degree from California University of Pennsylvania (now PennWest California). In her spare time, Mrs. McLaughlin loves spending time with her family, walking her pups, reading, gardening, and taking care of her chickens. Traveling back to her parents house outside of Pittsburgh is also a favorite thing, especially when she's able to catch a Steelers game!She looks forward to collaborating with parents, students, and staff to support ALL students this year.