Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's of Art in Fine Arts Master's of Elementary Education

Mrs. Jori Jackson

After receiving her B.A. in Fine Art, Jori Jackson began her Art career in the business sector as an advertising Art Director. After 14 years as an Art Director, she received her M.A. in Elementary Education.

Jori Jackson has been a teacher for 19 years. Of those years, she has 9 years experience teaching regular education, 3rd grade through 6th grade. For the last 11 years of her teaching career, Jori returned to her passion for the Arts and began teaching little artists.

Mrs. Jackson is a professional artist. She enjoys painting with acrylics and mixed-media. Her deft command of colors, shapes and textures on canvas creates an immediate intimacy provoking conversation and feeling. Nature, personal experiences and cultural stories inform her creative expression. Her students will be encouraged to embrace their own unique creativity using nature, personal experiences and culture as their inspiration.