Jennifer Lewin (She/Her/Hers)

Illinois Professional Educator License July 2023.

Endorsements in Elementary Education, Gifted Education, English as a Second Language, Biological Science, Physical Science, and General Science.



Master of Arts, Education Technology; Michigan State University; Estimated May 2019

Certificate in Educational Technology; Michigan State University; March, 2016

Master of Education, Teaching & Learning; DePaul University; Chicago, IL; June, 2008.

Bachelor of Science, Biology; Loyola University; Chicago, IL; 2000.


Work Experience

Northwestern University; Evanston, IL; August 2016-Present

District 65 – Northwestern STEM Project Coordinator

John C. Coonley Elementary; Chicago, IL; August 2013-August 2016

Middle School STEM Lead Teacher for 6th-8th grade

Graeme Stewart Elementary; Chicago, IL; August 2008-June 2013

Middle School Science and Technology Lead Teacher

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum; Chicago, IL; June 2007-August 2008

Museum Educator


Career Highlights

University of Illinois at Chicago Math and Science Teachers of English Language Learners Scholarship Recipient

Academic Years 2014-2016, Chicago, IL

NASA Global Precipitation Management (GPM) Master Teacher Cohort

Academic Year 2014-2015

Michigan State University-Wipro Stem and Leadership Fellowship

Summer 2014-Summer 2015, Chicago, IL

Honeywelll Educators at Space Academy Scholarship

Summer 2011, Huntsville, AL

National Science Teacher’s Association New Science Teacher Fellow

Academic Year 2010-2011

Research Education for Teachers Program, International Institute for Nanotechnology at Northwestern University

      Summer 2009, Evanston, IL