Language and Literacy Specialist
Jennifer has worked in the field of educating Multilingual Learners for 25 years. Formerly an ESL teacher and Staff Developer for the NYC Department of Education, Jennifer is currently a TESOL Lecturer in Teacher Education at Queens College, CUNY. Over the past 15 years, she has researched, presented and published around the specific topic of English language development through the arts. Jennifer has worked with all grades from Pre-Kindergarten to Adult learners in various schools throughout NYC and has partnered with a variety of arts organizations across multiple art forms. Language at the Core: Developing Meaningful Connections Between the Arts and Classroom Instruction, is an article detailing some of this work, which can be found at http://journal.nystesol.org/jan2014/90morgan.pdf.