Virginia "Jenny" Williams

Virginia “Jenny” Williams attended Armstrong Atlantic State University where she obtained a Bachelor and Master of Science in speech-language pathology/special education. She also attended Georgia Southern University and received a Doctorate in educational leadership and curriculum studies. Jenny has worked as an educator in a variety of roles, including speech-language pathologist, lead teacher, literacy coach, assistant special education director, program specialist for a regional education service agency, and college professor. Jenny joined NWEA in 2012 and has worked as a Professional Learning Consultant, subject matter expert for the response-to-intervention process, and interim curricular designer. She has published content with the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD), and Language Magazine, and specializes in the topics of dual language development, special education, early childhood, and collaborative teaching.