Mrs. Elizabeth Lafleur



 

Courses

  • English 11 
    • Blend of Comp. II and American Literature.  Focus on post-graduate level writing skills and final review of literary techniques and formats.
       
  • Creative Writing
    • Focus for this course is on fiction writing and developing narrative technique
       
  • Dramatic Literature
    • Read and critically discuss and re-enact dramatic scripts (plays)
    • Text Read in Present and Past Years
      • The Crucible by Arthur Miller
      • Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams
      • Macbeth by Shakespeare
      • Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen
      • Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
         
  • Great Novels
    • Read and critically discuss and engage with novels and authors
    • Texts Read in Present and Past Years
      • Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
      • The Alchemist by Pablo Coehlo
      • O Pioneers by Willa Cather
      • 1984 by George Orwell
      • The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
      • Animal Farm by George Orwell
      • Lost Lady by Willa Cather
         
  • College Writing
    • College Credit Course via Metro. Community College (4 credit hours; Engl 1010)
       
  • Journalism
    • Publishes Raider Star newspaper 3-5 times a year
    • Available on the Logan View homepage and distributed in print by the Rustler Sentinel
 

Professional Experience

  • Logan View Public Schools - High School English - 2009-Present
  • Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania - Writing Tutor - 2007-2009
  • Lyons-Decatur Northeast Public Schools - Junior High English - 2005-2007
 

Education

  • Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania - Master's Degree in Professional Writing
    • GPA 4.0
    • Outstanding Graduate Student in Professional Writing
    • Internship: North Bend Eagle Newspaper
  • University of Nebraska Lincoln - Bachelor's Degree in 7-12 English Education
    • Dean's List all Semesters
    • Degree GPA 4.0
    • GPA 3.849
    • Student Taught at Logan View under Mr. Doug Bartek
    • Golden Key International Honour Society Vice President
  • North Bend Central Public Schools - High School Diploma
    • National Honor Society - Sophomore Initiate
    • Graduated with High Distinction
    • Class Rank: 8 of 51

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