Danielle Martin

3/4 Teacher

“Experience has caused my love of lighting fires—also known as teaching—to take on a whole new meaning.”
Danielle joins the FCS faculty as a 3/4 teacher in fall 2020. For the past three years, she taught 4th grade at the Washington International School. Before that, she was an Apprentice Teacher for 2nd and 5th grade at Shady Hill School in Cambridge, MA, and a 3rd grade teacher at Berwyn East Academy in Columbus, OH. While studying psychology, Danielle added more than 1,500 hours of community service to her undergraduate education, reflecting her interest in the intersections of social justice and education. In her spare time, Danielle enjoys baking, crafting, and badminton.
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