Jan Ranii-Dropcho

Jan Ranii-Dropcho

Jan Ranii-Dropcho has lived and worked in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania most of her life. She has a Bachelor of Science in Education degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Master of Education degree from the University of Pittsburgh. She is certified to teach special education and elementary students.

Prior to educational consulting, Jan taught in the public schools. She serviced special education students of different exceptionalities at high school, middle school, and elementary school levels for twenty-six years, and then taught first grade students for nine years. She mentored many student teachers in her elementary and special education classrooms. In addition, Jan trained adults to provide respite for families at Allegheny Valley Mental Health Mental Retardation Program of Family Services of Western Pennsylvania.

Jan enjoys her family, cooking, reading, walking, traveling, and watching ultimate frisbee, and disc golf sports.