Jennifer Berube

Early Learning Coach
Office: UNH Human Development & Family Studies, Pettee Hall, Durham, NH 03824

Jennifer Berube has a Masters in Education and has been working as an educator for over twenty years in a variety of educational settings and roles. She has taught preschool through third grade in both Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Jennifer holds a CAGS in Educational Leadership and is also a certified arts integration specialist. In this role, she has collaborated with school leadership and partnered with teachers to promote students' academic and creative development, improve students' social and emotional learning, support students' critical thinking skills, and inspire students' passion for learning through their own creative pursuits. Jennifer believes strongly in the power of teacher growth, the development of educational leaders, and professional learning communities. Jennifer has delivered presentations on arts integration, supporting teachers through the Concerns Based Adoption Model, and designing individualized professional development. In addition to working as a cooperating teacher and mentoring new educators, Jennifer has taught several arts enrichment courses such as puppeteering, storytelling, and bookmaking.  In her role as an Instructional Coach, Jennifer uses her expertise to empower the teachers she works with, supporting them in implementing best practices and incorporating more meaningful play-based learning experiences for students.