Lauren Kreisberger, known to her students as Morah Lauren, has taught Kindergarten at Pardes Jewish Day School for the past eight years. Before that she taught third grade in the New York City public school system for nine years while working with Columbia Teacher’s College Reading and Writing Project, which she continues to attend each summer. Morah Lauren received her Bachelors of Art in Elementary Education with a concentration in Jewish Studies from Arizona State University. She also received my Master’s Degree in Reading from Adelphi University in New York with a certification in Early Childhood and Elementary Education. She has three children- Eli, a 2014 Pardes graduate; Ben in eighth grade; and Ari in fourth grade.