Grade 1 Teacher
MA in Teaching Elementary Education, Johns Hopkins University
BS in Journalism, Boston University College of Communication
International Montessori Teaching Diploma, North American Montessori Center
Sophia is an experienced elementary teacher most recently teaching first grade at Summit Hall Elementary School, in Gaithersburg, MD where she was also team leader. In addition, Sophia was an Extended Learning Opportunity (ELO) Teacher for Summit Hall over eight summers for rising 1st graders. She has worked as a long-term substitute in Montgomery County Public Schools, gained experience as a professional development intern at an elementary school in Laurel, MD, and spent three years as a lead teacher at a Montessori school.
Outside of school she loves travelling, discovering new places to eat and spending time with her husband and three boys.
"I love making learning fun and seeing children excited about school and the world around them.”