PBS Digital Innovator 2016

Jacqueline Firster

Jacqueline Firster Arizona
  • WETA
  • Abingdon Elementary School
  • Arlington, Virginia

Jacqueline has several different roles in her current position. Not only is she responsible for providing an enriched curriculum for advanced students, she also works collaboratively with classroom teachers, modeling the use of differentiation strategies and providing higher level learning opportunities for all students. Jacqueline conducts online and face-to-face training for school community members and teachers in the county, presenting best practices in digital learning techniques in both regional and national conferences. The best part of her job is being able to integrate the use of technology as a tool to deliver and enhance instruction on a daily basis.

Favorite PBS LearningMedia resource: Math at the Core: Middle School