Boston Director of First-Year Fellows
School: Tech Boston Academy
Vanessa Jean-Baptiste resides in Boston, Massachusetts where she is currently teaching science at Tech Boston Academy. Vanessa earned a B.S. in Kinesiology and Public Health from the University of Massachusetts and a Master’s Degree in Education from Boston University. She has a passion for science, math, engineering, and technology and believes all students can be successful with engaging in early hands-on learning. Vanessa piloted a project-based learning curriculum and is devoted to creating lessons incorporating 21st Century Skills in the classroom. Her goal as a science educator is to create pathways to get more students in inner city schools excited and involved in STEM studies and careers.