Hello, my name is Jessica Caldwell. I have taught for two years in China at an international school. While there I taught middle school science, ELA and drama. I was recently accepted in Teach for America as a 2013 Corps member. I will be teaching 6th grade ELA at an elementary school in Mississippi.
Key Elements of my Philosophy of Education: ~ Student involvement and ownership in their education ~ Meaningful activities drawn from real-life situations that fosters life-long learning ~ A secure learning environment ~ Acceptance of mistakes
Deans List 2009-2010, 2010-2011 President of SPAGE at Emmanuel 2009-2010 Curriculum Chair YAS 2011-2013
Bachelor of Science in Secondary English Education ~ Emmanuel College May 2011 Georgia Certification ~ May 2011 TEFL/ESL Certification ~ January 2012 AP Certification ~ March 2012 Curriculum Chairperson ~ May 2012
I am married to the man of my dreams. My husband is pursuing a degree in Early Childhood Education. http://chopstickstomasonjars.com
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Science, Astronomy, Biology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, World History, World Language, Arts & Music, Graphic Arts, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Other (Specialty), English, ELA Test Prep, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, General Science, Physical Science, Basic Reading, Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Poetry, Presidents' Day, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, Close Reading