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Coach Lawrence is originally from a small town in East Texas, Joaquin. After graduating from Joaquin High School, he moved to Baton Rouge where he attended Louisana State University. He graduated from LSU with a Bachelor of Arts in History with a Focus in Secondary Education. His first job was teaching and coaching at Center High School in East Texas. He taught World Geography and coached football and girls soccer. After two years of teaching, he took a short leave to work in the oil field. He exited the oil field upon getting the job here at Woodridge Forest Middle School. Coach Lawrence comes from a family of educators. He is a third generation US History teacher and coach. He is a great American.