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Lauren Gehr

Lauren Gehr

Affectionately called “The Gehr Bear” by her students, Lauren Gehr is an energetic teacher fueled by her passion for learning, her students, and coffee. Her favorite part of teaching is experimenting with new instructional practices like providing students with choice in their learning and implementing Project Based Learning in her classroom. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of South Carolina.

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  • Literacy

    More Than Highlighting: Creative Annotations

    Active strategies for annotation like collaborative work and illustration increase students’ comprehension and retention.