• My name is Sophia Ryder and I have taught in Stafford County Public Schools for the past 27 years.  I spent the first twelve years teaching 5th grade at both Hartwood and Rocky Run Elementary.  I hold a bachelor's degree in Psychology and a Master's degree in Diverse Populations along with a Gifted Endorsement.  I am a proud graduate of both Mary Washington College and the University of Mary Washington.  






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