Name: Jessica Bailey
School: Central Bertha Barber Elementary
What do you teach?: School counseling lessons.
Experience: Masters of Science in School Counseling, K-12.
Hobbies: Gardening, DIY Projects and anything outdoors.
Who or what influenced you to become an educator?: Volunteer work with foster children, foster camps, mentoring and volunteering with children in church children ministries.
How do you spend your summer vacation?: Gardening, DIY Projects, traveling, trainings and seminars to continue learning.
What’s the most rewarding part of being an educator?: I love to help children build skills for future success. I love developing all the relationships with staff, students, families and the community.
If I weren’t a teacher, I’d be: I would probably be a counselor out in the community working with youth. That is where my heart is, helping youth and families.