HEAD TEACHER COTTONWOOD
Jessica graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master's degree in Education in 2000. She is certified at the Kindergarten through the Eighth Grade level. Jessica found the Montessori method and took the Montessori Early Childhood training from the Caspari Montessori Institute in 2002. She then taught in a Montessori Primary environment for three- to six-year-old children.
She joined the Middle Creek Montessori staff in the fall of 2011 and taught for two years in our Primary classrooms. In the Fall of 2014, she took the Montessori Elementary training and has taught in the Upper Elementary for five years.
Jessica has two children adopted from Thailand. Jessica and her family spent a year abroad in Thailand where she taught in a Montessori elementary program. She loves to camp with her family, garden, and do most everything that takes place outdoors.