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My name is Jill Russell. I am the Read to Succeed Literacy Coach at Delmae Heights Elementary School. Each day presents new and exciting challenges. I LOVE this job!!
Prior to accepting this position, I taught first grade, second grade and third grade. In 2006, I completed my Master’s Degree in Creative Arts in Learning. Most recently I finished my coursework to obtain the R2S Literacy Teacher endorsement.
I have been at Delmae Heights Elementary School for the majority of my career.
I am originally from Sandy Hook, Connecticut where I was born and raised. I attended college in upstate New York at the State University of New York at Oswego where I majored in Elementary Education. I reside in Florence with my family.
I truly enjoy my profession, and look forward to educating your child. Children are a wonderful gift, and I feel fortunate to work alongside their teachers in the classroom to support and teach them.