Jeffrey Wescott

Instructor of English


M.A., University of New Hampshire. Additional education includes: National Endowment for the Humanities Seminars in Poetry (Harvard University, 2008);Chaucer Studies (Dartmouth College, 2004); Project Zero (Harvard University, 2003); and Klingenstein Summer Fellowship (Columbia University, 1990).

Jeffrey Wescott has been an Instructor of English at Interlochen Arts Academy since 1997. He is also the director of the Interlochen Arts Academy Writing Fellows and a Faculty Reader for Advanced Placement examinations.

Mr. Wescott has also taught English at Milton Academy, Milton, MA; The Wheeler School, Providence, RI;the University of New Hampshire (graduate teaching assistant).  He was a recipient of Interlochen Teacher Achievement Award (2005); Interlochen Faculty-Staff Enrichment Program Grant (2002, 2004, 2008); Milton Academy Faculty Grant (1996); Independent Teacher-Scholar of the National Endowment for the Humanities (1997); Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Curriculum Design Award (1994).  Mr. Wescott was selected by former students for inclusion in Who's Who Among America's Teachers (1999, 2002).