Degrees and Certifications:
M.A., Concordia University Chicago - Administration M.A., National Louis University - Curriculum & Instruction w/ a in Special Education B.A., Northeastern Illinois University - Secondary Education History, minor in Linguistics
My name is Jessica Baker and I am an English & Drama teacher at East Leyden High School. In the past, I have taught US History, ESL and Special Education. I am passionate about fostering kindness in the classroom as well as embracing cultural and linguistic diversity. Outside of the classroom, I enjoy spending time with my two dogs, four daughters and husband. Other hobbies include traveling, mystery novels, gardening and cooking. I look forward to a an awesome school year!