Fellow Profiles

School Type

Upper Moreland School District


M.Ed. Secondary Education,
Arcadia University


B.S. Psychology and History,
University of Pittsburgh


Administrative Certification,
Edinboro University

Joshua Levinson

Upper Moreland School District
2018 Neubauer Fellow

“I became a Neubauer Fellow to learn from the best to enhance my practice as a principal. As a Neubauer Fellow, we are exposed to top-notch professional development. In addition, serving as part of a cohort has allowed me to develop professional relationships and connections that inspire me to take my school to the next level.”

Joshua currently serves as a Principal in the Upper Moreland School District, PA. He previously served as the principal of Lankenau Environmental Science Magnet High School from 2016-2021. Under Joshua’s leadership, Lankenau received recognition for growth in Keystone Performance, experienced a nearly 20% increase in students attending 95% or more, and as of 2020, the school has experienced three years of positive School Progress Report (SPR) growth. The school was recognized for having 100% of its Class of 2017 graduate and is a recipient of the Heart of America – Week of Possibilities and Aspen Challenge – Impact awards. Lankenau received Middle States Accreditation in 2020 and is a Pennsylvania Title 1 Distinguished School.


Joshua has been an educator since 2005. Prior to becoming a principal, Joshua served as a social studies teacher, roster chair, and dean of students. In 2013, Joshua was a recipient of the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching. Joshua grew up in Dresher, PA.

2018 Neubauer Fellows Page