10th Grade Co–Lead Teacher
Lauren Monson is excited to join New West Charter as the 10th grade World Literature teacher. 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, an 12th grader and a 8th grader, and a Maltipoo named Sir Lancelot. In her free time, she loves to read and visit museums. She invites you to join her in her quest to read every winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Awards!