Janet Browne

Lower School Spanish Teacher, K Assistant Teacher

“The greatest gift is to see how students grow in their acquisition of a new language.”
Janet joined FCS as Lower School Spanish Teacher in the 2019-20 school year, bringing over 15 years of experience teaching Spanish to elementary-age children in her native Peru as well as the U.S. Most recently, Janet taught Spanish at another progressive school, Green Acres School in Bethesda. Janet likes to find ways to incorporate the visual and performing arts into her teaching. In her spare time, she enjoys watching family movies, cooking, and walking her two Beagles, Lucas and Buster.

Garcilaso de la Vega Universidad, Lima-Perú, B.E.
University of Maryland, M.Ed.
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