Name: Dr. Lara Charbonnet
Birthday: May 16th
Education: BA in English Literature and Classical Civilizations (UT Knoxville ’04), Masters in Secondary English Education (UT Knoxville ’05), Doctor of Education, Instruction and Curriculum Leadership (U. Memphis ’13).
Honors: Hope Street Group Tennessee Teacher Fellow 2015-2016, Collierville High School Teacher of the Year 2011-2012 and 2012-2013, Bicentennial Scholarship, Tennessee Teaching Scholar, Adrian McClaren Scholarship, Professional Learning Teacher Leader, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi
Responsibilities: Taking care of my twins- Augustus and Daphne!
13-14 and 15-16 Tennessee Core Coach ELA, PLC Lead Teacher, Professional Learning Teacher Leader, Power Standards Committee, Formative Assessment Trainer
Interests: Live music, reading, keeping up with the news, technology, Memphis Grizzlies, University of Memphis Tiger Basketball
Favorite Magazines: The New Yorker, Vanity Fair
Pets: Tally (Border Collie), Monkey (cat), Pippy (cat), Millie (cat)
Favorite TV Shows: Game of Thrones, House of Cards, Star Trek
Favorite Books: Catcher in the Rye, All the King’s Men, The Kite Runner, Anna Karenina, Song of Ice and Fire series by George RR Martin