Caitlin Chazen
Co-Founder and Director of Content

Caitlin began her journey into education while getting her PhD at Brown University. She was awarded two National Science Foundation fellowships, which allowed her to develop and teach science programs at local under-served public schools while pursuing her graduate research. After graduate school, Caitlin moved to Washington, D.C. where she continues to develop exciting and innovative curriculums designed to motivate and empower students.

In addition to her work with Homework Unlocked, Caitlin is an Adjunct faculty member at Northern Virginia Community College, where she teaches Geology. Caitlin received her BA from Smith College and her Masters and PhD from Brown University. Caitlin lives in Northeast, D.C. with her husband and their rescue dog, Sparkle-Motion.

Quintessential Caitlin: Passionate, spirited with a healthy dose of wackiness.
Needed Homework Help With: Everything! As a kid, I had to work extra hard. I saw my siblings and classmates excel quickly in subjects that took me ages. These early struggles have provided me with the skills to better explain complex subjects today.
Favorite trips: Wales, New Zealand, Sri Lanka and the Pacific Northwest.
Believes that: No material is too complicated with the right explanation.
Guilty Pleasure: Trashy romance novels.