Anne Lutz Fernandez
Author, High School Teacher


  • Curriculum and instruction
  • Data and accountability
  • P-12 reform and policy
  • P-12 finance and operations
  • Standards and testing
  • Teacher evaluation
  • Teacher workforce

Anne Lutz Fernandez has been teaching English in Connecticut public middle and high schools for 17 years. Prior to this, she was a marketing executive and an investment banker with Credit Suisse First Boston, where she was chief operating officer of the merger & acquisition group. She is the author of a book profiling a variety of American teachers, Schooled: Ordinary, Extraordinary Teaching in an Age of Change (Teachers College Press, 2015) and of Carjacked: The Culture of the Automobile and its Effect on our Lives (Palgrave Macmillan, 2010) both with Catherine Lutz. Her writing has appeared in The Boston Globe, The Guardian (UK), and elsewhere. Fernandez holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Brown University and a master’s in teaching English from Boston College.