Ms. Shannon Bedits is in her fifteenth year of teaching second grade. Prior to Frederick Douglass Elementary, she taught second grade at Sully Elementary School in Sterling, Virginia for eight years. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education/Early Childhood from Edinboro University of Pennslvania. Ms. Bedits completed her Master’s degree in August, 2011 from Shenandoah University in Reading Education. Ms. Bedits is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but now calls Leesburg her home. Ms. Bedits is an avid Steelers and Penguins fan and enjoys reading in her spare time. She is very excited to meet all of the new families at Frederick Douglass Elementary!