Hi Parents and Students! My name is Beth Webster and I am excited to be the Kindergarten and 4th grade Resource Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. My educational background includes a Bachelor's degree in child development and a Master's degree in special education from Liberty University. I have 2 daughters; Grace is in 10th grade at Riverside HS and Ava is in 7th grade at Belmont Ridge MS.
As a resource teacher, I co-teach in the general education classroom, as well as provide intervention reading, writing and math groups. I value and welcome input from my students' families, so please do not hesitate to contact me anytime. Here's to another terrific year!
My name is Phylicia Fisher and I feel so fortunate to be a part of the Steuart Weller community. This year I will be the 5th grade resource teacher. This will be my 3rd year with LCPS and my 9th year teaching Special Education. I received my Bachelor's Degree in Inclusive Elementary and Special Education from Syracuse University and graduate degree in Elementary Education at Texas State University. I live in Ashburn with my husband, 1 year old son Harrison, and our dog Lucy. In my free time I enjoy cooking, baking, reading, and scrapbooking. Please do not hesitate to reach out to me with any questions or concerns as they arise throughout the year. I look forward to working closely together to ensure a great year for your student!Faith McKinney
Hello! My name is Melody (Faith)McKinney, and I am so excited to begin my fourth year of teaching here at Steuart W. Weller Elementary & LCPS! I received my Master's degree in Special Education from Liberty University. I also have a Bachelor's degree in Psychology with a focus in Child Development. Currently, I'm working towards an post- graduate degree to obtain a Education Specialist- Special Education degree from Libert University. I'm excited to get to know your child and partner with you this school year. As a resource teacher, I provide instruction in small group reading, writing, math, and co-teach in all subject areas. Outside of school, I enjoy walks with my dog "Cookie", spending time with my family, and traveling. I am looking forward to an awesome 2019- 2020 school year!Heather Crummitt
My name is Heather Crummitt and this is my fourth year as the Intensive Program Teacher in Autism at Steuart W. Weller Elementary School.
Before coming to Loudoun County Public Schools, I taught at a private school in Frederick, MD, servicing special education students at the elementary level. Previously, I taught 4 years in Maryland Public Schools, teaching in the classroom in first and fifth grades, and teaching special education intervention in elementary.
I studied at Hood College, in Frederick, MD, graduating in 2010 with a degree in elementary and special education. I am working on my American Sign Language Certificate, and plan to begin my Master’s courses in 2019, while continuing to teach here at Steuart W. Weller.
I was born and raised in Middletown, MD, living in the area all my life. I recently bought my first house, residing in Maryland with my husband, with my "wild cat” Gretta and my dog Reggie. We are expecting our first child Fall 2019!Gayathri Jegannathan
Hi! My name is Gayathri Jegannathan, I go with "Gaya", I am excited to start my third year as the K-2 teacher at Steuart Weller. I truly am blessed to be a part of this Wonderful Weller family. I was born and brought up in India and moved to the United Kingdom for my Post grduation in Special Needs and Inclusion. I got married and moved to the United States and completed my Masters in Early Childhood Unified Program in the University of Kansas. When I am not at school I am busy with my husband and my son "Krish". We love travelling and exploring new places and seeing new things together. I am looking forward to all the new things and meeting all the new people this year brings.