Luc Travers - Junior High and High School Teacher
Luc Travers, the creator of LiteratureAtOurHouse, taught literature and art appreciation for eight years at a private school in Southern California where he worked on creating innovative curricula. Mr. Travers is the author of Touching The Art: A Guide to Enjoying Art at a Museum which teaches the reader to how to experience the visual arts in a fun and emotionally powerful way. He has led art museum tours for both adults and children to over thirty museums in the world (including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Getty Center, the Louvre, and the Vatican museums). He graduated from the University of Memphis with a degree in Art History, and speaks fluent French. He also recently coordinated the docent program at the Cameron Art Museum for three years. Literature At Our House is going into it's ninth year.
Rachel Miner - Upper Elementary Literature Teacher
Mrs. Miner has been involved with Literature At Our House since its creation 10 years ago, and she's been teaching the Upper Elementary class for over five years. Watch the video below to get a sense for what it's like to be in one of her classes. The recording is taken from a discussion on The Secret Garden. (Please note, there are spoilers to the book in their discussion.)