Beth Lewis

Education Expert


B.A., Sociology, University of California Los Angeles


  • Schoolteacher for more than a decade
  • Experience in public and private settings


Beth Lewis is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed 88 articles in nearly a dozen years. She has taught in a wide variety of educational settings, including public and private schools. Lewis also has experience tutoring students from second grade through 11th grade. Her work included articles on creating lesson plans and teaching in elementary school classrooms.


  • Bachelor's degree in sociology from UCLA
  • Multiple-subject teaching credential in California

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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