Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Degree in History from Susquehanna University M.A. Degree in Multicultural Ed. from Eastern University
Mr. Dolinich is very excited to be your child's fifth-grade teacher this year! Mr. D graduated from Susquehanna University with a Bachelor's Degree in History. He attended Eastern University where he received his Master's Degree in Multicultural Education. Mr. Dolinich has taught 23 years in Loudoun County and this is his 18th year here at Tolbert Elementary.
He believes that learning should be fun and engaging for all students. All children benefit from a nurturing environment. He believes that education is critical to developing respectful critical thinkers, communicators, collaborators, creators, and contributors to society. He believes that students need high-quality responsive instruction that is authentic, relevant, and child-centered. He is also a big fan of parent and teacher communication.
In his free time, he enjoys going to the University of Virginia basketball games, watching the Washington Capitals play hockey, the Miami Dolphins play football, and spending time with his family and friends. He looks forward to working with you and teaching your child this school year. Go Tornadoes!
The Fifth Grade Back to School link can be found here.