Jen is a K-12 Reading Specialist who lives in Raleigh, NC. She is a teacher with 19 years of classroom experience. She is a literacy consultant, trainer, reading specialist-in-residence, workshop and professional development provider. She also blogs about all things literacy at www.helloliteracy.blogspot.com. She is also a font designer and curriculum developer designer. Contact her at helloliteracyatgmaildotcom if you would be interested in having her come to your school.
Classroom Learning Community based on Inquiry; Questions and Genuine Learning Opportunities; Hands-On Learning; 21st Century Learning: Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Creativity, Caring; Cooperative Learning, Opinionated Students Blogging Student Blog; TCRWP Reading & Writing Workshop; Common Core ELA; Science & Vocabulary Notebooks.
Creative Freedom Award - Duke University - August 2013 Guest Blogger for www.whattoexpect.com Knightdale 100 "Making a Difference in Student Achievement" Award - November 2011 Contributing Writer for the Parent Matters Magazine
BA: English & Psychology, California Polytechnic State University MAED-READ: Reading Education, East Carolina University
Favorite Meal: Lunch Favorite Beverage: Diet Coke Favorite Morning Stop: Starbuck's Favorite Store: The Gap Favorite Movie: The Holiday Favorite Hobby: Beading Favorite Lipstick: Mary Kay *Pink Shimmer* Favorite Perfume (this year): Beyonce Heat Favorite Toy: My iPad, next to my iPhone Favorite Color: Pink
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