Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor degree in Education from Ohio University, Minor in ABA Degree in Education/Business: Washington State Community College Licensed PK-6 in all subject areas Licensed K-12 Social Studies Licensed K-12 Intervention Specialist & Behavior Therapist
Ms. Jenny Hunkler
*Lived & traveled to many countries: Mexico, Jamaica, Europe: Italy, Germany, etc. & states in the USA as a child/young adult; including California, Arizona, Grand Tetons & Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming where I developed a love for Geography, Ancient Civilizations, Ancient Archaeology, & Native American studies.
*Educational Philosophy: I believe in educating the whole child in a positive and encouraging learning environment. I strive to help my student's reach their highest academic potential in all areas of school. I facilitate high academic achievements with my students. My goal has always been to use behavioral and academic interventions that will reach every student in my classes. I want to have a positive impact on the daily lives of my students. I know that education is the solution to poverty & injustice in the world and I believe every child has a right to succeed in a safe & positive school environment. Parent & family interaction in my classroom is always welcome.
* Teaching Certification: NC & Ohio K-6 all subject areas, K-12 Social Studies
* Licensed Intervention Specialist in State of Ohio for specially designed instruction
* 22 years experience with ABA ( Applied Behavior Analysis) & Behavior Therapy
*Mindfulness educator with specialization in drum circles & meditation for all ages children & adults
* Studied years with Don Juan Matus, a Yaqui Native Plant Healer/Elder & Pa'risha a Cherokee teacher and elder