Jamie Carota has been teaching middle school science in the Bay area for the past 10 years. She earned her BA in Biological Sciences and teaching credentials from San Jose University.
She has been a science department head and a member of her district’s instructional leadership team, and she also developed a next-generation science standards curriculum, all with a focus on equitable grading and social/emotional learning.
Last year Jamie became an equitable grading coach for Crescendo Education Group, supporting teachers all over the country, and has now transitioned into a full-time workshop facilitator. She has two young children and enjoys spending time at Lake Tahoe, gardening, and reading.