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Connecting a JET Paraprofessional to her very Specialized Teaching Goal

Jenn Kelley has worked as a paraprofessional for over 10 years at Charlestown High School, which also happens to be her alma mater.  She is a special education paraprofessional and loves working one-on-one with severely disabled special needs students to help them access the classroom curriculum.

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JET Boston’s First Licensed Teacher!

Tatiana is the first JET Boston participant to receive her bachelor’s degree (summa cum laude) and earn teacher licensure.  Tatiana joined JET in 2017 as a paraprofessional and was part of JET Boston Cohort 1.  She already was well along in her undergraduate program at the time, but JET helped her access the Massachusetts Paraprofessional Teacher Preparation (PTP) Grant, which would pay for most of her course expenses in 2017-2018. 

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