My name is Mrs. Jenny Davenport! I’m a K-8 ELD teacher with an MAEd in Colorado also endorsed in K-5 Elementary Education and K-12 Arts Education! I have LOTS of experience in charter schools, Title I schools and in homeschooling - DECADES! I am also currently a postgraduate student at George Washington University in School Leadership working on my certificate in Educational Leadership and Administration. I look forward to sharing my materials with you!
I encourage hands-on, participatory learning, an integration of new ideas and proven practices, and the effective use of classical resources and tradition along with new innovations brought about by critical thought and Love!
2015-2016 America Achieves Fellow with Colorado Educators Voice; 2010 National Parents of the Year; 2010 Colorado Parents of the Year; 2002 Mallinkrodt Elementary Favorite Teacher of the Year; 1985-1986 Japan Ministry of Education Fellow at Tsukuba University; some others I don't remember. Every day is new.
Princeton University - BA George Washington University - MAEd Middlebury College Sumer Language Institute University of Colorado Denver - Teaching Certification University of Missouri St. Louis - Teaching Certification Tsukuba University, Japan
I am passionate about Supporting Teachers, Parental Involvement, Diversity Education, and Cultural Competence. World Folklore and Mythology are my first loves. Social equity and opportunity are my passion within the field. Here are some free online resources for Parents and Teachers via my "OK Website" pages for my students: http://okforfun.weebly.com/for-parents--teachers.html Have a great day!