General Studies, 4th Grade
Hannah Lesser is a 4th grade General Studies teacher. Hannah holds an M.A. in Education from the Bay Area Teacher Training Institute and a B.A. in Gender, Sexuality, Feminist Studies and Visual Art from Oberlin College. Before joining the faculty at Brandeis, Hannah served as a Jewish educator with a focus on identity, ethics, and social justice at several Bay Area religious schools. When not teaching, she enjoys swimming across ponds, making ricotta cheese, and documentary filmmaking. In 2003, Hannah won the Golden Gate Award for her documentary film collaborations.