Jessica Herring is a 7th grade English teacher at Benton Middle School in Benton, Arkansas. Last year, Jessica piloted a BYOD program in her classroom, helping students use their personal technology devices to enhance English/language arts instruction and to engage reluctant learners in
her classroom. Jessica has earned a Masters in Teacher Leadership and Instructional Facilitation and was recognized as Kappa Delta Pi student teacher of the semester, UCA Dept. of Teaching and Learning Student of the Year, and UCA College of Education Student of the Year in 2010-11.