Beth Weisburn


High School
Math & Science Mentor

Beth Weisburn has B.S., M.Eng. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University. She has completed a Waldorf teacher training with the Center for Educational Renewal. Ms. Weisburn has professional engineering experience in the areas of digital communications, medical image processing, and sound analysis. For the past twelve years, she has been teaching math and science in grades 7–12 at Summerfield Waldorf School. She was a core member of the group tasked to re-form the high school in 2000, while serving on the school’s Board of Directors. This work led to a new form of school governance, and a new College of Teachers, of which she was a founding member. For the past six years, Ms. Weisburn has organized regional workshops where high school colleagues gather to deepen their teaching.