Presenter Information

Elizabeth Noren

Presenter Biography

Elizabeth Noren teaches Social Studies at Westlake High School in Westlake, Ohio. She has taught diverse courses at Westlake over the past four years, including AP Art History, Honors American History and College Prep American History. Outside of the classroom, Noren is involved in efforts to bring the International Baccalaureate Diploma program to the Westlake School district and is the faculty adviser for Forensic: Speech and Debate, Key Club and the Museum Ambassador Program at the Cleveland Museum of Art. On a regional level, Noren has been invited to serve in the Cleveland Museum of Art’s Education Department TEAM program (Teachers and Educators at the Museum). At the museum, Noren creates best practices and lesson plans that align with the common core for the museum’s Teacher Resource Center. She is also a member of the Teacher Leadership Team for the Cleveland division of “Facing History and Ourselves,” a Boston-based program that promotes tolerance and acceptance through the use of history and literature. On the state level, Noren is a member of two Ohio Department of Education advisory committees: Student Learning Objective for Economics and Financial Literacy and a second committee which oversees the development of the new American Government end-of-term statewide formal assessment.


Student Center Ballroom, Cleveland State University

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Start Date

15-4-2016 2:30 PM

End Date

15-4-2016 4:00 PM


Apr 15th, 2:30 PM Apr 15th, 4:00 PM

Images as Historical Document -The Photography of Dorothea Lange and the WPA

Student Center Ballroom, Cleveland State University