Degree(s)M.A. University of Arizona B.A. University of Arizona A.M.S. Diploma, Houston Montessori Center (ages 6-9 years) A.M.S. Diploma, Missouri Montessori Teacher Education Program (ages 3-6 years)
Alissa White, 2nd Grade mathematics teacher and cultural teacher for 2nd and 3rd grade, has been a Montessori teacher at CDS since 1998. She holds bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Arizona in Economics and Mathematics. She received her American Montessori Society (AMS) certification for ages 3-6 years in 2000 through the Missouri Montessori Teacher Education Program (MOMTEP) at CDS and her AMS certification for ages 6-9 years in 2007 from the Houston Montessori Center. Alissa is married and has two sons who are both CDS alumni. She loves to spend her free time outdoors, hiking and biking.