George Lucas Educational Foundation

Elizabeth Jorgensen

English Teacher

Co-author of Go, Gwen, Go: A Family’s Journey to Olympic GoldWisconsin high school English teacher Elizabeth Jorgensen is published in Azalea (Harvard University), The Wisconsin English Journal, and The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Named Carroll University’s Graduate of the Last Decade, she presents at conferences including National Council of Teachers of English, Wisconsin State Reading Association, and National Consortium for Teaching about Asia. When she’s not teaching or writing, she can be found working out, watching Bravo with her dog, or playing violin.


  • Community Partnerships

    Inspire Students With an Author Visit

    Giving students the opportunity to interact with authors can help develop a passion not only for writing, but for other subjects like science or music.