The Hartsbrook School

Elizabeth Bedell, MA

High School English

Liz Bedell holds an MA in English Literature from Middlebury College, a CAS in Educational Administration and an EdM from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and an AB in English from Harvard College. She spent 15 years teaching English at Concord Academy between 1997-2012, where she was English Department Head for twelve years and community service coordinator. Having also been a graduate school learning specialist at Harvard University since 2005, she co-founded Concord’s Academic Support Center in 2010, working with many international students as they adapted to the pedagogical and linguistic demands of an American high school. She taught ESL at Miss Hall’s for one year after moving to western Massachusetts. Liz continues to work as a freelance editor and writing coach, as well as running creative writing workshops for girls. She is at work on a novel set in post-World War I France.