Laurie Woods


M. Ed in Curriculum and Instruction with a focus on literacy and reading education.


Laurie Woods graduated from Wesleyan University with majors in English and Psychology, she has a Ph.D. in Linguistics from New York University and two Master's degrees in education: a Master of Arts in Teaching with a focus in Elementary Education from the University of Southern California and a Master's of Curriculum and Instruction with a focus in literacy and reading education from George Washington University.


She has worked as a clinician for Lindamood Bell and as an assistant teacher at Broad Branch Children's House and at Magnolia Montessori School.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • She loves solving crossword puzzles
  • She's into noir cinema and loves going to the annual Noir film festival at AFI-Silver
  • She runs in Rock Creek Park every weekend.