LWAS Site Coordinator, East End Community School
Experience: Lauren Belanger joined the LearningWorks team as an Ed Tech in the fall of 2019, but quickly rose to the Teaching position and is now the Site Coordinator for the Afterschool program based at East End Community School. Lauren has been working in education for 10 years, starting with an internship as an afterschool site supervisor for the elementary school while in College. Lauren graduated from the State University of New York at Potsdam with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and minors in Philosophy and Social Work with a concentration in Youth and Adolescents. Since then she has worked in all of the elementary schools throughout Portland and afterschool and summer programs across the city. Lauren is originally from a small town in central Maine. She is determined to make a difference in the lives of students in the public school system by approaching education with an entertaining curriculum.
Favorite Ice Cream: Cookies and Cream
Favorite Song: Woods, Bon Iver