health and Physical Education Directory
Meet East Hartford's Health and physical education StaffTracy StefanoK-12 Supervisor of Health and Physical Education734 Tolland StreetEast Hartford, CT 06108Phone 860.622.5973Fax 860.289.0492Email email@example.com
Mr. Joseph Pearce currently serves as the Health and Physical Education teacher at The Anna E. Norris Elementary School. Mr. Pearce has served Norris students since joining the East Hartford Public Schools Health and Physical Education Department in 2010. In his seven years at Norris Mr. Pearce has received numerous accolades for his work with the Norris School community. In 2015 he was named the CTAHPERD Outstanding New Professional Award winner while also receiving recognition for his work with the NFL Play 60 program as Norris School has received $8,000 in grant funding through his work with the NFL and New England Dairy Council. In 2016, Mr. Pearce was humbled to be named Norris School’s Teacher of the Year.
Mr. Pearce is an active member of the East Hartford Public School District serving on the District Wellness Committee, the District Attendance Task Force, the District Elementary Reading Team and the District SEL/PBIS Committee. In 2016, Mr. Pearce completed the Connecticut Association of Schools Leadership Academy program along with his Sixth Year Degree and 092 certification from Central Connecticut State University. In 2013 he earned his Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from CCSU and in 2010 he received his Bachelors Degree in Health and Physical Education from Eastern Connecticut State University. Mr. Pearce is a graduate of East Hartford High School in 2004 and he strongly believes in East Hartford’s commitment to delivering a high quality learning experience for every child, every day.