Phone: (512) 790-4037
Degrees and Certifications:
B.A- History M.A- Education; concentration in Curriculum and Instruction
Ms. Zei is an enthusiastic and collaborative educator who is so excited to join the Ed White team. She has a keep eye for creativity and cross curricular sollaboration. Jessica is passionate about history, social justice and strives to impart these passions on her students. This is Ms.Zei's first year at Ed White.
Originally from the Chicago area, Ms. Zei decided to move to Texas in 2011 to serve in the Americorp program, CityYear. Her career in education started in a small charter school on San Antonio's Westside, where she worked with 6th graders in the math classroom. The last three year, Ms. Zei has had the privilage to be the History department at an art based high school in San Antonios downtown. Often times working with 9-12th graders in one room, Ms. Zei has the relationship bilding and classroom management skills of a veteran teacher.
Before moving, Ms. Zei completed her BA in History from Roosevelt University in Chicago, IL. After completing her CityYear, Ms. Zei enrolled at UTSA and completed her Masters in Education with a concentration in curriculum and instruction from UTSA in 2015.