Originally from the Springfield area, Erika Graver received her Bachelors in Adolescence and Young Adult Language Arts from Cedarville University. Ms. Graver previously worked at Emmanuel Christian Academy where she taught several courses, including AP Lit and Comp and Honors English III.  She believes that good literature and discussion allow each person to express their unique experiences, connect with others, and gain insight into someone else’s world. She enjoys forming real world and interdisciplinary connections with literature and believes that everyone can succeed in the English classroom with positive support and the right medium for expression.

Favorite Song: “Glamorous Indie Rock and Roll”- The Killers

Favorite Story: “Into the Wild”- Jon Krakauer

Favorite Spot: In line at Sweet Action ice cream in Denver, Colorado