An AP English teacher for over 20 years, Jennifer also works for College Board and ETS scoring SAT essays and AP essays for over ten years now. Mrs. Barbknecht is an award-winning teacher who firmly believes that every student can learn how to be successful both in academically rigorous courses and on difficult standardized tests. Her students have earned perfect scores and gained admittance to Ivy League universities and colleges.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: Tulane University of Louisiana - Bachelors, English
Graduate Degree: Texas A & M University-Commerce - Masters, Curriculum and Instruction-Literature
ACT Composite: 33
SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1543
Travel is my absolute love to do hobby. I have been pretty much everywhere except Antarctica. Reading, sewing, crafting, and creating lesson plans (yes, I really do love that!) are also big time fun to me.
College Application Essays
College Level American Literature
High School Economics
High School English
High School Level American Literature
High School Writing
Middle School Reading Comprehension
STAAR EOC Prep
What is your teaching philosophy?
Teaching is all about figuring out how each individual student learns. I am very experienced at matching each student with a teaching or tutoring style that will work best. Plus, learning new things is fun!