Salam Aziz was born and raised in Arlington, Virginia. She discovered her passion for working with children/teaching during her high school years, through a Teachers For Tomorrow program. She obtained her associates degree at Northern Virgnina Community College, prior to transferring to George Mason University, where she earned her B.A. in Sociology. Salam is currently a graduate student at GMU, pursuing her master's degree in PK-3 Early Childhood Education for Diverse Learners. She has also spent countless hours over the past six years working with children. Salam has volunteered in public schools, been an assistant teacher, and babysat for many Arlington families. In her free time, she enjoys being adventurous, spending time with her family and friends, and just living life to the fullest.Salam is looking forward to becoming a part of FCMS, and being a part of what she believes to be the most fulfilling career!
Ms. Brittany Weaklend School Wide Support
Brittany Weaklend is from Charlotte, NC and recently moved here to Arlington with her husband who is stationed at Fort Myer. She has a degree in Elementary Education from Gardner-Webb University. She has taught three years in the NC public school system and she loves children and learning! She is excited about exploring the Montessori environment and she is thrilled to be at Full Circle! Brittany loves to cook and create new recipes for family and friends. She also loves the Carolina Panthers and the UNC Tarheels!
Ms. Tomiah Yates School Wide Support
Tomiah Yates resides in Washington, DC where she enjoys teaching herself the guitar, drums, and new languages. After graduating from Duke Ellington School of the Arts, she earned a degree in foreign languages from Virginia Commonwealth University in order to diminish language barriers through translation and interpretation. Though the work was rewarding, she wanted to be involved in something more impactful! After working with children as a music aide, she developed an interest in making the career transition into education. Tomiah is grateful for the warm welcome and support she has received from Full Circle as she explores Montessori with the FCMS community!