Ashley Taliaferro Lead Teacher, Elementary School 4th Street ES 5th [email protected]

Ashley is a proud Maryland native and has lived in the DMV area all of her life. While she is the oldest of four, she is the only girl. She earned her undergraduate degree in Psychology and is pursuing her graduate degree in Education. Ashley has spent her career working in specialized programs for students with emotional and behavioral disabilities. Here she taught social and coping skills to help students manage and regulate their emotions. Her favorite moments in the classroom are when students make choices that are lifelong changes.

In her spare time, Ashley loves to paint and watch movies. She also enjoys spending time with her family and looks forward to family game night.