Ms. Jordyn Margolis, our new 5th Grade ELA and Social Studies teacher, recently completed her Masters Degree in Education at Harvard, with a focus on social-emotional learning. After receiving her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and Child Studies at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, she returned to the northeast.
She has worked in schools in Nashville and Boston, working with students in grades K-8. Jordyn has been a dedicated leader in philanthropy, raising over $30,000 for Prevent Child Abuse Tennessee. This summer, she is working as a group leader at a sleep-away camp in Pennsylvania, supervising 15 counselors and 50 campers. Jordyn is passionate about working with children and she says that she is very excited to join the teaching community at Lower Lab!