Jennifer Venturo-Valdez



Jennifer Venturo-Valdez graduated from Regis University in 2007 with her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education. Jennifer attended the University of Phoenix where she earned her Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction in 2009. Jennifer started her career as an elementary teacher in Jefferson County Public Schools. After teaching elementary school, she realized that her passion was teaching reading and writing, so she moved to Adams 12 Five Star Schools to teach Language Arts to middle school students. She also was a teacher on special assignment for the 2013-2014 school year as the Middle School Literacy Liaison for Adams 12.

Jennifer currently teaches seventh grade and loves sharing her love for literacy with her students and fellow educators.

 

Courses Jennifer Teaches:

Close Reading-Supporting Readers With The Common Core Standards
Rigorous Reading-Making Complex Texts Accessible
Text Complexity and the Common Core