Jen Sweigart has worked for 15 years in education, has a master’s degree in education and an additional degree in journalism. She was recognized as the 2014 Fulton County Schools Teacher of the Year. She is known for her proven results in the classroom, using standards-based instruction that incorporates the integration of literacy skills across the content areas, critical thinking skills, and differentiation. Jen is available to lead professional learning workshops on Project-Based Learning, Personalizing Learning through Small Group Instruction, and Leveraging Critical Thinking Skills across the Curriculum.
Project-Based Learning, Balanced Literacy, Fountas and Pinnell Guided Reading, Small Group Instruction in the Content Areas, Prioritizing Vocabulary Development, Writing Workshop
Fulton County Schools District Teacher of the Year 2014, Atlanta, GA
M.Ed in Early Childhood Education Certified Reading Specialist - Professional Level B.A. in Journalism Teaching Certifications include Pre-K-5th Grade, Middle Grades (4-8) Language Arts, Middle Grades (4-8) Social Science, and ESOL.
Favorites ~ Tennis, Non-fiction books, lasagna, and the color turquoise