Jacob Lauritzen
About Your Teacher

Mr. Lauritzen has been a high school English teacher at Fort Thomas High School since 2011. He has also taught English courses, online and in person, at Eastern Arizona College for five years. On occasion, he teaches dual-enrollment courses for EAC on the FTHS campus.

Mr. Lauritzen has earned undergraduate degrees in Theatre (A. A. Eastern Arizona College, 2002) and English (B. S. in Creative Writing, Utah Valley University, 2007), as well as a Master of Arts degree in English (M. A. in Literature, University of Akron, 2010). In the past few years, Mr. Lauritzen has completed the Teacher Education program for Pima Community College.

In July 2013, Mr. Lauritzen began working on his educational doctorate in E-Learning. He has since completed his coursework and passed his comprehensive exams. He is currently in the process of writing his dissertation on the use of technology to teach reading literacy.

In addition to his teaching responsibilities, Mr. Lauritzen participates in several committees for the school and district.

Mr. Lauritzen

Contact Information

Jacob Dee Lauritzen
Email: jlauritzen@ftusd.org
Work: (928) 485-2427 ext. 4216