Lucretia Weck is a 2018-19 Teach Plus Illinois Teaching Policy Fellow. Lucretia teaches 5th grade at Oblong Elementary, in Oblong, Illinois. She is a National Board Certified Teacher, Generalist/Middle Childhood. Lucretia initiated and continued to coordinate an after-school program, Thursdays Club. She received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching and is an active member of district and union committees. Lucretia holds a BS in Education and MS in Education from Eastern Illinois University.