Author Archives: jlaurens

About jlaurens

Jamie Zeigler Laurens | Jamie Zeigler Laurens teaches Secondary English at the Lycée, advises in Year 9, and coordinates for the Year 8 and Year 9 Advisory programs. She also offers mindfulness practices for teachers, students, and advisors.

Brimming with Questions

Jamie Laurens, English teacher and advisor, takes us inside her 9th grade advisory group meeting after the tragic events in France. > more

January 10, 2015 | Featured, Secondary, Social and Emotional Learning, Student Support

The Joy of Service

Two 10th graders read Dr. Seuss to the children of Little Tots Red Wagon preschool in Jamaica Bay. What's the origin of this project? Our class of 10th-grade students chose tree planting as their annual group community service project, but the plan was swept > more

January 25, 2013 | Featured, Secondary, Service Learning