Ms. Lauren S. Hess
Cincinnati Children's Choir
Lauren Hess is the Arts Integration Specialist in Cincinnati Public Schools. She supports teachers in creating curriculum content and provides coaching for arts-integrated instructional strategies, linking Common Core State Standards and National Arts Standards. Lauren has worked in the arts and arts education field for 20 years in Cincinnati. After completing her MA in Arts Administration from the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music she became Program Director of the Association for the Advancement of Arts Education (AAAE). During her tenure at AAAE, Lauren helped to develop and implement Arts Connections, an innovative arts integration program focusing on professional development experiences for teams of PreK-12 teachers.