Shakiyla Stone
Level II B

Associate- Teacher

 

Shakiyla Stone is an associate on Suzuki’s Level 2 team at the Buckhead Campus. Ms. Stone was born and raised in the Philadelphia area, and after graduating from college, she moved to Atlanta and started working at The Suzuki School at the start of the summer session in 2014.  Ms. Stone  had previous work experience with young children, working for several years in summer camps, and well as in the YMCA afterschool program.  During college she had a practicum which gave her the opportunity to work in alternative schools with children in first through fifth grade.

Shakiyla believes strongly in the Suzuki School mission. She likes that the classroom is set up as a prepared environment for hands-on learning for the students. She enjoys that there is never a dull moment in the classroom with the very busy and inquisitive children.

In her spare time, she enjoys playing basketball, working out, reading, shopping, doing adventurous things such as scuba diving!

Ms. Stone has a BA in applied psychology from Pennsylvania State University. She has completed training to become a Certified Montessori Infant-Toddler Teacher at our Montessori Teacher Education Institute.