Degrees and Certifications:
Laura Keenan teaches eighth grade English Language Arts. Ms. Keenan came to Oyster Bay in 2004 after teaching ELA for 13 years in New York City (mostly grades 7 and 8). Her passion is teaching young adolescents, especially eighth grade students. Ms. Keenan is well trained in Teachers College Reading and Writing Workshop and the Association for Middle Level Education’s Best Practices. She prides herself on her ability to find the perfect book for every reader and aspires to see each student become and remain a lifelong reader. Ms. Keenan earned her bachelor's degree from C. W. Post and her master's degree from C.U.N.Y. Graduate School.