Valerie Jones

Middle School Teacher Infuses Innovation in Math Classes

As a recipient of the 2015 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, Valerie Camille Jones – an alumni of the TEEMS Teacher Preparation M.A.T. program in the Department of Middle and Secondary Education – says her passion for teaching stems from her being a life-long learner, and finding unique and innovative ways to engage her students, including performing arts.

Learn more about Valerie’s journey to teaching middle school math in this episode of the UrbanEd Podcast.