Shirley Engler Edwards Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science in Special Education and Elementary Education summa cum laude, Kutztown University, 1984.
Substitute teacher's aide, Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit 21, Schnecksville, Pennsylvania institutional assistant, Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit 21, Schnecksville, Pennsylvania, 1979-1982; substitute teacher, Catasauqua (Pennsylvania) School District, 1984-1986; special education teacher, Whitehall (Pennsylvania)-Coplay School District, since 1986; chairman high school special education department, Whitehall (Pennsylvania)-Coplay School District, since 1988. Adjunct faculty summer program Northampton Community College, 1991, 92, 93.
There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.
Member of advisory board Catasauqua Thrift Shop, since 1982. Member Catasauqua Outreach, since 1990. Member task force Grace United Methodist Church Preschool, Catasauqua, since 1988.
Member Pennsylvania State Education Association (club advisor since 1990, Outstanding Club Advisor 1991-1992, 92-93), Whitehall Coplay Education Association.
Married Dale Harry Edwards, August 14, 1965. Children: Dawn Marie Edwards-Fisher, Heidi Lynn.