Jenny Turner joined the Meridian staff in July 2013 as a fifth grade teacher. Jenny received her bachelors degree in interdisciplinary studies from Concordia University and her masters in early childhood and elementary education from Southwest Texas State. She is certified in pre-kindergarten through grade eight and has a specialist endorsement in reading. Jenny worked as an early childhood educator in Texas prior to moving to Colorado where she taught second grade at an IB-PYP elementary school. She returned to Texas as a classroom teacher and came to Meridian from an area district where she worked as a curriculum coordinator in the district office. Jenny believes that all children can learn and wants to help them recognize their strengths and the methods of learning that works for them. She has completed Category 1 and advanced IB-PYP training.