Mrs. Emily Hayden has been teaching at The Joseph Sears School since 2001. She has been fortunate to teach in a variety of grade levels, including first and third grade as a classroom teacher and first through eighth grade as a literacy specialist. Mrs. Hayden graduated cum laude from Harvard University in 1985 with a bachelor’s degree in European history. She also earned her master’s degree in education from Harvard in 1991. Mrs. Hayden loves her job since it allows her to do what she enjoys most in life – read all types of wonderful literature. Along with reading, Mrs. Hayden is often busy doing yoga, cross country skiing, playing tennis and walking her playful and energetic Whoodle puppy, Daisy.