Lisa L. Lewis
Lisa L. Lewis

Lisa L. Lewis is a writer based in Southern California. Her work has appeared in publications including the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post’s On Parenting section, and Literary Mama.

Medical Examiner
Sept. 4 2017 5:57 AMWhy Does High School Still Start So Early?Research shows that unreasonable start times lead to chronic sleep deprivation in teens. Why are schools so slow to make changes?
Education
June 3 2016 8:53 AMTitle I Is Supposed to Fund Our Poorest SchoolsSomehow $2.6 billion of it still ends up in the hands of wealthier-than-average districts.
Education
April 20 2016 3:35 PMThe U.S.’s Best High School Starts at 9:15 a.m.Why aren’t more schools following its lead?
Science
Sept. 7 2016 1:13 PMFriends Don’t Let Friends … Hold Onto Guns?Most gun deaths are suicides. A new program aimed at removing guns from at-risk people could help reduce this.
Education
May 3 2016 9:59 AMGap Years for Everyone?Malia Obama’s college plan will probably work out great for her, but taking time off before college isn’t exactly foolproof.