Rus George
Adolescent Program Teacher

Hometown: Binghamton, New York 

Education: MLS in Leadership Studies from Fort Hays State University, BS in Community Health and Human Services from SUNY Empire State, NAMTA/AMI Orientation Certificate

What do you love about Montessori?
Dr. Montessori devoted her life to unleashing human potential. Her vision and understanding of adolescence were cutting edge during her lifetime and still remains at the forefront of educational approaches to this day. Her unwavering belief in the capacities of young people is why I love Montessori education.

How do you get involved in the community?
For the past decade I have enjoyed working with youth to find ways in which they can contribute to the advancement of their local community.

What’s been your favorite trip?
My favorite trip was traveling to Israel with my wife and children.

What’s your favorite destination? 
The Hike Inn in Dawsonville, Georgia.