With over 18 years of experience working with children and adults with special needs, Jenny specializes in providing learning opportunities that address the needs of even the most diverse populations. She has teaching experience with children ages 3-21, but spent most of her teaching career working in early childhood. She has a special knack for connecting with the most challenging children and helping them tap their true potential through her creative ideas. Jenny a blogger and owner of Ignite Learning LLC where she spends most of her time providing Conscious Discipline training and coaching for teachers and parents. She has developed many unique products over the years that help her use everyday experiences as teaching opportunities while implementing the concepts of Conscious Discipline. She has a passion for really good children's books and making the stories come alive through music, movement, and interactive activities with young children. Jenny hopes the products that you find here will help you connect with children whether at home or school and help you make learning fun! .
Hands-on, Interactive, Movement, Music, Literacy-Rich
Highly Effective Teacher (RISE); Peer Appreciation Award; 2001 Local Wal-Mart Teacher of the Year
BS University of Evansville: Special Education; MS Ball State University: Early Childhood Special Education; Harlaxton College, Grantham, England
Jenny began studying and implementing Conscious Discipline in 2007. This social-emotional and classroom management program helps adults access the Seven Powers of Conscious Adults so they may pass along these essential skills to children. This research based adult-first approach helps adults and children learn to respond rather than react to life events.
English Language Arts, Reading, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Numbers, Special Education, Life Skills, Classroom Management, Problem Solving, Holidays/Seasonal, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Winter, Valentine's Day, Coaching