After graduating with a B. S. in Art from Edinburo University, Mr. Tofani was hired by the Manning Primary School and taught art to grades K-3 in the Claredon County School District II in Manning, South Carolina. He taught there until moving back to Pennsylvania in 1989. He then taught for a year to fill in for a teacher on sabbatical leave at Greenville High School. Mr. Tofani was hired in 1990 to teach art for Reynolds Junior-Senior High School. During this time, he continued his studies and went on to graduate with a Masters in the Art of Teaching from Marygrove College in 2000. In 2003, he was transferred to the elementary and taught in that building for 3 years until transferring back to the high school where he has been teaching since.