Emily Mitchell » Biography


Ms. Emily Mitchell, Itinerant Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing


Emily grew up and currently resides in Liberty Borough, a small town in Allegheny county, with her family and two dogs. She graduated from South Allegheny Jr/Sr High School in 2015. After high school, Emily attended Bloomsburg University of PA, where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree with dual certifications in Deaf Education and Early Childhood Education in 2019. She completed minors in American Sign Language and Special Education and earned a certification for English as a Second Language.


After her graduation from Bloomsburg University, Emily spent the 2019-2020 school year teaching at a language school in Amantea, Italy. She spent the year teaching English as a foreign language, learning Italian, and traveling throughout Italy and the rest of Europe.


The 2020-2021 school year is Emily’s first year as a Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing for the Beaver Valley Intermediate Unit and New Horizon School.

Emily provides itinerant hearing support services to Aliquippa, Beaver Falls, Blackhawk, Freedom, New Brighton, and Riverside school districts, along with Lincoln Park Charter School for Performing Arts and Early Intervention preschool programs.