Faculty Spotlight: 2010 Bank of America Award Finalist Series (Dr. Jeanneine Jones)

Inspiring Student Excellence Through Rigor
A Roundtable Discussion Hosted by Dr. Jeanneine Jones
2010 BOA Teaching Award Finalist
Friday, April 29, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Atkins 273


All faculty are invited to attend this interactive session, where Jeanneine Jones will discuss how she uses academic rigor—requiring a serious level of knowledge, application, and reflection—to inspire students to excel.

Photo of Jeanneine Jones in Action

“I strive to respect, motivate, inspire and prepare students… I expect the very best of my students and am willing to do whatever I must to get it. That’s my job. That’s my joy.” —Jeanneine Jones, 2010 BOA award finalist

About Jeanneine Jones

Photo of Jeanneine JonesAn 18-year veteran of the department of Middle, Secondary, and K-12 Education at UNC Charlotte, Jeanneine Jones has taught at the undergraduate and graduate level and has also been an assigned advisor and clinical supervisor. She never quits mentoring any student she has had, and her never-ending support is felt throughout the middle grades program.