Dr. Boerth



Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Boerth

Please contact me at tboerth@wpsd.k12.pa.us for any questions regarding the Chess Club.

Dr. Boerth is a third year chemistry teacher. He received his teaching certification from St. Joe’s University.  He also has a Bachelors in chemistry, Masters in soil science, and Ph.D. in soil science all from the University of Wisconsin.

Dr. Boerth has been interested in teaching ever since he was a teaching assistant in the chemistry department for one semester during graduate school.  After many years working in industry as an environmental chemist, he decided to transition to teaching.

An interesting fact about Dr. boerth is that he met his wife playing ultimate Frisbee at college.  Their kids are now starting to play.

Dr. B's favorite thing about teaching is the energy of the students. His advice to graduating seniors is this: "Take advantage of every opportunity to learn something new even if you don’t think it will be important in your life. You never know when that knowledge might become useful."