Ms. Jessie Wood

  • Ms. Jessie WoodMrs. Jessie Wood works as the Instructional Coach for the 8th grade here at East Jackson Comprehensive High School. She taught Georgia Studies for 8 years, along with English Language Arts for a few of those years. She has also taught Civics and Economics. She has previously served as the social studies department chair. In addition to the school-level leadership, Mrs. Wood also serves as the secondary social studies lead for the Jackson County School System. Her own educational journey began at Young Harris College where she received an associate's degree before going to the University of Georgia to earn a B.A. in Political Science. Mrs. Wood then attended Georgia State and earned a M.A.T. in Secondary Social Studies Education. She also has a specialist's degree from Piedmont University. Mrs. Wood and her husband live in Nicholson and her two children attend East Jackson Elementary School. Her current claim to fame is DJing Lunchtime Live with Ms. Crouch!