Science and Society Teacher
Independence Charter School
Sophia Seifert has spent the last six years teaching science in Philadelphia’s public and public charter schools. Most recently, she has written and taught an interdisciplinary science curriculum for Independence Charter School, where she also leads the Robotics Team and is a mentor with Student’s Run Philly Style. Before starting her teaching career, Sophia worked developing communications projects with the Philadelphia Youth Network and spent three years as a research assistant to the Texas Higher Education Opportunity Project at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School. Sophia earned her BA from Bowdoin College and has her Masters in Education from the University of Pennsylvania, where she is currently an instructor to first year science teachers.