Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelors from James Madison University Masters in Secondary English Education from Virginia Commonwealth University
Mrs. Bethany Harar
Mrs. Harar grew up in a family who moved from place to place until eventually settling down in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. She graduated from James Madison University with a degree in English and from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Masters in Secondary English Education. This is her sixteenth year of teaching and her sixth year at Woodgrove. She teaches AP Language and Composition, English 9 Honors, Women's Studies, and is Woodgrove's Writing Center Director. Her goal is to help students improve their reading and writing skills with the goal of making them more informed citizens.
She embraced country life four years ago and lives in Lovettsville with her husband, her two children, four cats, and her poodle. Mrs. Harar is also a published author and owns a professional photography business.