- Early Childhood Teacher
Jackie has been involved with Waldorf Education since 2003, when she and her oldest daughter began attending Parent-Child class at the Chicago Waldorf School. Jackie earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with an art minor from Millikin University. She completed her Waldorf training through the Arcturus Rudolf Steiner Education Program and served on its Board of Directors for four years. While completing her training, she began work as an assistant in a mixed-age Kindergarten classroom at CWS. She has been a lead teacher in the Parent Child program as well as an assistant in P-C before she began teaching the Early Childhood Program's Rose Garden class in 2011. Jackie's four children all attend(ed) CWS in EC, Grade School and High School. At home in her spare moments Jackie enjoys reading, baking and handwork.