Maureen Burgess

Maureen Burgess
Maureen Burgess is the K-12 Dean of Teaching and Learning and the Head of Middle School at The Hewitt School, an independent girls school on the upper east side of Manhattan. In 2011, she founded the Center for Teaching and Learning through Writing (CTLW) at Hewitt, which focuses on writing to learn across the curriculum. A middle, upper, and post-secondary instructor for over twenty-five years, Maureen's current research is on writing as thinking as a mode of mindfulness practice in the classroom, adolescent girls as writers and storytellers in the digital age, and coaching/self-renewal practices for faculty in K-12 schools. 

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