Vernon Weathers

Faculty Information

Department(s)
Lower Elementary, Montessori Faculty and Assistants, New People & Positions, Red Oak Faculty
Title(s)
Lower Elementary Assistant, Red Oak Class

Contact Information

School Email
(Primary)
School Phone
202-387-2700   x126
Room
School - Third Floor

Education

Degree(s)
B.A., Elementary Education, Morgan State University
Certification, Assistant Training Primary/Elementary, Washington Montessori Institute at Loyola University

Other Information

Employed Since
2018
Biography

Vernon joined Aidan as the Assistant in the Red Oak Lower Elementary Classroom. Vernon is actively engaged in the Montessori community and Montessori remains a big part of his life both in and outside the classroom. He recently served as a presenter at the AMS conference in Denver, where he spoke about Peace and Cosmic Education. He has also served as the program coordinator for the Montessori Model United Nations (MMUN) and the coordinator for the Monthly Peace Pole Gatherings. Before joining Aidan, Vernon established his own after school program, P3 (Power, Poise, Presence), which focused on building self-confidence, self-worth, leadership skills and promoting principles of scholarship and diversity among adolescents.

Born in Baltimore, MD and raised in Short Hills, NJ, Vernon is most passionate about his work with youth. Vernon’s mission is to help foster positive, productive global citizens and he works to achieve this goal daily. He enjoys incorporating the Montessori Method into his Sunday school classes and serves as a deacon at his church. When he is not in the classroom, Vernon enjoys traveling, socializing with friends and family, and long walks with his poodle, Korden.