George Lucas Educational Foundation

Lori Day

Lori Day is an educational psychologist and consultant who lives and practices in Newburyport, MA. She has worked in the field of education for over 25 years, serving in varied roles in public schools, private schools, and at the college level. Her work with students has spanned the years from preschool through young adulthood in traditional academic settings, alternative programs, and special needs placements.

Lori has over 15 years of experience in private school administration, including expertise in headship, admissions, placement, financial aid, diversity work, special education, faculty mentoring, marketing, strategic planning, and other areas.

Lori is also an experienced freelance writer, editor and blogger. Whether writing for small businesses and nonprofits, or contributing to the Huffington Post and other online sites, she enjoys writing about teaching and learning, school life, parenting, child development, pop culture, media, gender, and many other topics. Her first book, on the topic of mother-daughter book clubs, will be available in the spring of 2014.

Areas of Interest: 
School administration,
private school and college admissions,
financial aid,
diversity work,
special education,