Ms. Weiss joined the staff of Dominion High School in 2017. She has taught English to speakers of other languages since 2006. She earned a master's degree in TESOL from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and bachelor's in Spanish and Latin American Studies from American University. She discovered her passion for teaching as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ukraine. Her licensure areas are ESOL and secondary English. She has taught high school students and educated teachers in Ukraine, Guatemala and Colombia. She has also taught English for international students at UCLA and Old Dominion University. She is a member of the TESOL International Association and VATESOL.