Lauren Kasl began her teaching career here at St. Cletus, she student taught in 5th grade and has been teaching 4th grade for the past 3 years. She attended the University of Illinois Urbana- Champaign, where she received her Bachelor's degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences and she proudly cheers on the Fighting Illini. She also has her Master's degree in Elementary Education from National Louis University. Lauren currently has her Type 03 certification and is also a certified Catechist. She is passionate about continuing her education with workshops and classes focusing on technology development, curriculum, and social emotional learning.