A few of Mrs. Jennings' Favorite Things:
Color: Teal Blue
TV Show: Grey's Anatomy
Movie: "Sing" and "You've Got Mail"
Book: Owen by Kevin Henkes
Game: Head Bandz
Q: How many years have you worked at Coolidge? What other schools have you worked at?
A: This is my 8th year at Coolidge. I taught at Kenwood, Van Buren, and Wilson.
Q: Favorite Subject to Teach? Why?
A: Reading ~ I LOVE books and enjoy helping kids learn to read, to enjoy stories, and make connections to their own lives.
Q: What kind of pets do you have?
A: Dog - Buddy - black Shih Poo - 4 years old.
Q: Tell about your family
A: My husband Chris teaches 7th grade and coaches at Wilson. I have 2 daughters: Emily is a junior at Xavier and runs cross country, Kylie is a freshman at Xavier and cheers for football and basketball.
Q: What are your favorite things about Coolidge?
A: The staff/teaching partners. We collaborate and work together as a team. We have wonderful music programs that showcase students and their talents.
Q: What are some things you are looking forward to teaching/doing at Coolidge this year?
A: Yoga and mindfulness ~ helping students and myself calm down and practice using strategies like breathing and yoga poses to reduce stress and anxiety.