Jo Bennett

Austin Independent School District, Austin, Texas

nnett has been an educator involved with start-up schools and educational projects. Some of the most rewarding school experiences have been with a parental involvement public school in California (as a parent) and with the International Office at the University of Texas at Austin, professionally. Her research interests include the following: language policies across school settings; the student experience; parental & community engagement and involvement. She enjoys collecting oral narratives, fiction writing and poetry.