Department of Education
B.S., Animal Behavior, Bucknell University
M.A .& Ph.D., Education, UC Santa Barbara
Single Subject Teaching Credential: Biological Sciences, Cal State Dominguez Hills
Lauren Swanson is an Associate Profession in Education at Whittier College where she specialized in STEM education, scientific literacy, and teacher education. Some of her scholarship includes:
Ensuring that all students have access to a high-quality and engaging STEM curriculum is her passion. Lauren Swanson began her career in education in Los Angeles, teaching high school science and providing professional development to other educators. Lauren Swanson continues to be actively involved in local K-12 schools through her research, consultant work, and outreach.