Tara Cooper Weiss

English Teacher, Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School

Tara Cooper Weiss has taught English at Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School in Summit, NJ for fifteen years. A lover of all things literary, Tara is a Certified Journalism Educator and holds an MS in Library and Information Science from Rutgers University, which she finds rather useful for knowing copyright law, and finding the answer to just about everything. In addition to teaching, Tara is passionate about scholastic journalism and has helped the yearbook staff win the Gold Crown from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association of Columbia University.