Gerry Stewart

Lower School Science Teacher

“We can’t value only what is easy to measure; measurable outcomes may be the least important results of learning.”
-Alfie Kohn
Following a career in interior design, Gerry showed an interest and talent for teaching. At FCS, Gerry taught third and fourth grades for eight years, served as Lower School Head for seven years, and currently teaches science to grades K-4. Developing lessons that address multiple learning styles, Gerry creates hands-on projects to help children explore science. Gerry enjoys time with her large family, being outdoors, mountain biking, photography, reading, and fitness activities.

University of Maryland, B.S.
Johns Hopkins University, 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