Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Dr. Jennifer Benedict Medina's 26 years of experience have been centered around literacy and literature as a classroom teacher, and instructional coach. Participants in Jennifer's seminars leave with a wealth of practical, proven strategies to build a strong foundation of literacy and a love of learning in the classroom.
With a diverse background in education serving a wide range of grade levels, Jennifer knows what works and what doesn't work. Throughout Jennifer's career, she has been passionate about incorporating the best strategies for helping each student overcome their barriers to learning, improve their mindset and find success as a student.
Jennifer is the author of Increasing Students' Mindfulness, Perseverance and Motivation Using Exemplary Children's Literature (K-6), the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar. Participants leave Jennifer's seminar re-energized and equipped with a wealth of strategies they'll be able to immediately implement.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"Because of Jennifer's experience, her suggestions and ideas are very practical and helpful. I now have tools to address the many different levels of language and academic levels in my classroom."
"Jennifer's enthusiasm and positive energy are inspiring! I am taking away ideas of how I can do more at my school to help students and families benefit and grow."
"I gained a wealth of knowledge about diverse learners and how to create better educational experiences for my students."
"I learned how to engage a group of diverse learners and build community with the students in the classroom and their families."