Jenna Hewitt King

Jenna Hewitt King

Jenna Hewitt King is a 2022-2023 Teach Plus California Policy Fellow, and a high school English and ELD teacher at San Leandro High School in San Leandro, California. Her pedagogy emphasizes student agency, social-emotional well being, and social justice, which she believes will equip students with the tools needed to become informed, engaged, and resilient citizens. She has experience leading professional development courses on SEL, anti-racist curriculum, and teaching through a social justice lens. Jenna has also served in multiple leadership positions within her local teacher union. Jenna is a 200-hour certified yoga and wellness champion with Breathe for Change, where she now serves as a mentor to support educators participating in the training. She earned her BA in Communication Studies from San Francisco State University and her teaching credential and MEd in Teaching from Mills College, Oakland.