Stephen Lajoie has a BA in the Liberal Arts from the Thomas More College of Liberal Arts (with focuses in Shakespeare, 19th century Catholic English Literature, Economics, Education, Saint Thomas More, and The Second Vatican Council). He has training in English tutoring from the Eye Level Learning Center. He has been the Middle school English teacher at Saint Clare since August of 2017. Stephen holds that language is an artform by which we can gain greater understanding of ourselves, our world, and Our Lord. Furthermore, he knows that good use of language can foster community, learning, and understanding. Stephen seeks to create and environment where a student can find their voice and use it eloquently, respectfully, and joyfully. Stephen also has interests in Latin, singing, guitar, and ballroom dance (which he teaches).