Chemistry and Physics
Lauren is the chemistry and physics teacher at Orinda Academy. She received her bachelor of acience in chemistry from UC Santa Cruz with highest honors in the major. Her research background is focused on the dynamic intersection of chemistry and physics.
Lauren likes to take a hands-on approach in her classes, with plenty of demonstrations, videos, and labs. She explains concepts by building analogies to concepts students are already familiar with from their everyday experiences. In her free time, Lauren likes to read in cafes, listen to radio shows at home and plays with her three cats.