Jessica Bunzol is a Literacy Coach with the Network for College Success. She began her career as an English teacher in Chicago Public Schools, where she deepened her commitment to support students as members of reading and writing communities. While teaching, Jessica worked as a design team teacher with Project READi and as a CPS Framework Specialist Leader, supporting teachers in the development and facilitation of professional learning communities. She then moved to the Department of Literacy to serve as a Literacy Specialist, which offered the opportunity to collaborate with teachers and administrators to support the language and literacy development of students.
Jessica received a B.A. in English from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and an M.A. in English Education from the University of Illinois at Chicago.