RDC Innovator Profile: Jessica Cuthbertson

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Aug 14, 2015 · 1 min read
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@JJCuthy

Jessica has been an educator for 12 years. She is currently a Teacher Leadership TOSA (Teacher on Special Assignment) for Aurora Public Schools, CO.

Title: Videos To Support Development of Teacher Leadership Pipeline & Career Pathways

Jessica’s Short Story: I am a Colorado native completely committed to teaching, learning and leading — within and beyond the classroom. I love middle schoolers, reading, writing and nourishing my inner edu-geek on Twitter and through design thinking workshops. I believe every child deserves a passionate, skilled, growth mindset oriented teacher who is willing to model risk-taking and the joy (and struggle) of authentic learning.

Jessica’s Idea In A Nutshell: Let’s deprivatize our practice through videotaping, model vulnerability, & learn and grow from one another to accelerate student learning.

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