Ms. Lauren Bridgeford
Lauren Bridgeford is a NYC-based English teacher with fifteen years of classroom experience. In 2006, she began her teaching career as a curriculum specialist and K-12 educator for the Hillsborough County Public School District in Tampa, Florida. Soon after, Lauren transitioned to private education and for the past five years has served as a Senior Educator and English Language Teacher at the Oxford House College in Manhattan. Additionally, for two years, Lauren taught abroad in Cape Town, South Africa with a focus on early childhood education. She possesses extensive experience in assessment techniques and curriculum design for child and adult ESL and General English courses.
In 2013, Lauren graduated with a BA in languages, literature, and criticism from Hunter College. She has also obtained her DELTA certification (Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from Cambridge University. Currently, Lauren holds her accreditation from the Institute for Excellence in Writing as a Registered Instructor, and she is pursuing her master’s degree in secondary education.