Mrs. Detrich is new to the Lynn Public Schools but she has almost 20 years of teaching experience in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Parsons School of Design and her Master’s degree in education from Columbia University. Mrs. Detrich’s loves to find connections between art and science of all kinds. She is very active in the amateur astronomy community. She built an 8” Newtonian reflector telescope to use with her students and it won first place at the internationally renowned 2011 Stellafane competition. She enjoys introducing students of all ages to the wonders and beauty of the night sky.
Visit Mrs. Detrich’s website http://ceciliadetrich.weebly.com/ for more information about her science and art activities.