Jennifer Schafrath is our Tutoring Coordinator at School #3. Jennifer is a Third Church member who has over ten years of teaching, leadership, and administrative experience working with diverse populations of elementary school children.
During her teaching career, Jennifer was a founding member of a school-wide initiative called Beyond Diversity, Courageous Conversations About Race. She has written and secured grants for arts internships in her school and for field trips. She successfully mobilized parents of her students to speak up and change the minds of the administration when a foundational, project-based curriculum was about to be removed. Jennifer has led curriculum planning efforts in her school and was sought out by the administration to be the English as a Second Language cluster teacher for beginner and emergent speakers. She also brings creative ideas for teacher training, school-community development, volunteer recruitment and more.