10th Grade Level Advisor
Lauren Monson is New West Charter's 10th Grade World Literature teacher and 10th Grade Team Lead. She has a B.A. in English and French from Indiana University and an M.S. in Instructional Technology from Grand Canyon University. In her years as an educator, Ms. Monson has taught ELA, French, and Drama. She is passionate about literature’s ability to transport readers to all cultures and eras of human history and shares this enthusiasm with her students through creative and innovative classroom activities.
Ms. Monson has two children, a senior in college and a senior in high school. She also has a Maltipoo named Sir Lancelot. In her free time, she loves to read great literature, go on nature walks, and visit art museums. She invites you to join her in her quest to read every winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Awards!