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Summer Principals Academy NOLA
Teachers College, Columbia University
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in New Orleans

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Jennifer Speirs

B.S. in Art Education, University of South Florida. Upon graduation, Jennifer began her career in “Suitecase City” (Tampa, Florida), teaching 3rd-5th grade. She then joined Teach for America in 2003, which brought me to Philadelphia. Here, she has had the opportunity of collaborating with others to create a public, single-sex high school. During the next summer, she worked as a Corp Member advisor with Teach for America and trained a group of new teachers in Los Angeles. Currently, Jennifer serves as the Institute Coordinator for Early Childhood Education at The Young Women’s Leadership School @ Rhodes High School, an all girls, public high school in North Philadelphia.