Nancy Curry

Nancy Curry

Teaching Policy Fellow
Jackson Public School District
Watkins Elementary School
Kindergarten teacher
Equity, not simply equality, is what each student deserves.

Nancy Curry is a 2018-19 Teach Plus Mississippi Teaching Policy Policy Fellow. Nancy teaches all subjects, art, and PE at Watkins Elementary School in Jackson, Mississippi, where she also is a TE21 trainer for English language Arts (ELA) for all k-5 teachers and ELA Curriculum trainer for all k-5 teachers at the school. Nancy is a member of Jackson Federation of Teachers (JFT) serving as a building representative. Nancy became a teacher after 10 years at UMMC as laundry director and 20 years of tutoring high-need children. She previously mentored staff at the Parent Child Abuse center and worked with as a 9-11 Instructor.  Nancy received her BA in Elementary Education from Mississippi College.