Jessica Hess is a 2019-2020 Teach Plus Indiana Change Agent Teacher Leader. Jessica is a 7th grade mathematics teacher at Longfellow Medical/STEM Middle School, where she serves as the mathematics department chair and volleyball coach. She previously served on the positive behavior interventions and support (PBIS) committee and the leadership team at Longfellow. As the volleyball coach, she has led her team to back-to-back championships. Jessica was recognized in the Top 20 in Indianapolis Public Schools for her students’ growth on ISTEP during the 2017-2018 school year. She earned a BA in Educational Studies and a BA in Psychology from Denison University, and an MA in Teaching from Marian University.