Teacher: Self-Contained Classroom


Donnell Peterson is a native Washingtonian (Go Nats!).  He attended Bowie State University to earn a degree in English with an emphasis in Secondary Education, Florida A&M University to earn a Master’s in Educational Leadership, and George Washington University, where he is “all but dissertation” on his Doctorate of Education degree.  He loves early world history (especially Ancient Egypt), reading, and watching sci-fi movies.


Previously, he worked in a Social Emotional Learning Support (SELS) Program and taught high school English and education courses at the University of DC.  He recently relocated to DC from Columbia, Maryland.