Lauren is a graduate of Michigan State University, with a bachelor’s degree in art education. Before joining Michigan Virtual in 2017, she student taught in Berkley, Michigan, with students in grades K-12. As an iEducator, she teaches Digital Arts and Art History/Appreciation, as well as other subjects in the humanities. She is passionate about arts education, literacy and teaching problem-solving and critical-thinking skills to the minds of the future. In her spare time, Lauren is an artist and an avid reader.