Julia Franks

The Lovett School
Teacher and Founder of Loose Canon
Julia Franks is a multi-award winning novelist (juliafranks.com), veteran educator, and advocate for reading choice in the classroom. She founded the social reading application loosecanon.com, a purpose-driven company created to help teachers incorporate personalized reading while at the same time giving them back precious time. “Educators can wait for Big Tech to create the software it thinks ELA classrooms need. Or we can figure out what tools best transform our schools and build them ourselves.”