Jenn Elkin is the Head of Lower School at The Pike School. She has enjoyed spending the last 14 years at Pike, first as an intern, followed by teaching in the fifth and second grades, and now as Lower School head. Previously, Jenn worked as a management consultant in the field of innovation and as the director of training for Open Circle. She holds a B.S. from Georgetown University and two M.Ed.’s from Lesley University. Jenn’s favorite traditions include Pike’s version of “Read Across America” and greetings during Lower School assemblies.
Favorite blog topics: the importance of play, parents/schools working together to raise resilient children, and early childhood learning and development