Ben Bennett

LEE Summer Policy and Advocacy Fellow

Ben Bennett is a high school math teacher at Cesar Chavez Public Charter School for Public Policy on Capitol Hill. After earning BA degrees in mathematics and economics at St. John’s University in Minnesota, he moved to D.C. in 2008 as a Teach for America corps member. With a Master’s in the Art of Teaching from American University, Ben looks forward to applying lessons learned from district and charter schools to help shape policy that will restore America as a world leader in education. In his free time, he is a running leader in Teens Run DC and an avid foodie.