Danielle Quinto » Biography


Passionate about learning and teaching, Mrs. Quinto joined the St. Matthew’s community after 11 years of teaching in schools in both Chicago and Los Angeles. After graduating from Loyola Marymount with a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Arts, Mrs. Quinto served as a volunteer teacher in Chicago’s Inner City Teaching Corps and earned her Master of Science in Elementary Education from Northwestern University. She believes that students learn through constructing their knowledge based upon experiences in their lives, and she strives to create a classroom community where students feel emotionally and socially safe asking questions, discovering answers, and taking academic risks.