Dan Stafford

7th Grade Language Arts Teacher
Already familiar to FCS students as a substitute teacher, Dan joins the faculty full-time in the 2018-19 school year. With a background in film-making and literature and a Masters degree in teaching nearly complete, Dan’s multi-faceted career has included owning a used bookstore in Denver, 19 years as an environmental activist, and the past 5 years as a stay-at-home parent of two boys, Oscar and Sam. He is originally from upstate New York but has lived in Phoenix, Boston, Austin, San Francisco, Orlando, Manchester (NH), Denver, DC, and now, College Park. Dan runs Kilgore Books & Comics, a micropress that publishes 8-15 literary, historical, humor, or memoir comics a year.

University of Maryland University College, B.A.
Located in College Park, MD, Friends Community School is a progressive Quaker K-8 day school, founded on the belief that every child is a valued member of our community. We offer a challenging curriculum imbued with strong values of equality, integrity, community, environmental stewardship, simplicity and peaceful conflict resolution, rooted in our Quaker heritage.
Friends Community School
5901 Westchester Park Drive
College Park, Maryland 20740