Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

Jaime Bailey is an outstanding presenter and a superb teacher with extensive teaching experience in third and fourth grade. Having served as a classroom teacher, literacy coach and technology specialist, her heart as well as her expertise lies in finding innovative, unique ways to teach students the critical skills they need to succeed. Driven by her desire to stay on the cutting-edge of what's new in practical educational resources, Jaime is passionate about helping third and fourth grade teachers discover the most innovative strategies and ideas to enhance their students' success.

Noted for the practicality of her presentations, Jaime focuses on what works best for third and fourth grade teachers. Her seminars provide ready-to-use strategies and tools that can be used immediately in all third and fourth grade classrooms. Jaime is the author of What's NEW in Third and Fourth Grade: Cutting Edge Tools, Technology, and Strategies to Enhance Student Engagement and Learning, the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive.

You won't want to miss this day filled with humor, fun and a wealth of practical information that will boost your approach to teaching third and fourth grade students.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

"Wonderful seminar! I learned so much and can't wait to use it in my classroom. First seminar that I could have stayed at longer!"

"Inspiring – just what our 3rd grade team needs to be effective teachers! The day was tremendously practical. I loved the variety of choice and flexibility."

"Jaime is excellent! Informative, creative and energetic! She made the entire day go by so fast. I'm looking forward to using these strategies."

"Great ideas, very organized and easy to follow. I'm looking forward to getting started!"

"I loved how Jaime incorporated technology, science, math, and engineering into the projects and the extension of learning through group collaboration and conversations. Also, the deeper critical thinking through self-evaluation using Google docs, etc."

"Really well prepared, clean presentation without any busy work. LOTS of resources to give me confidence to begin. Thank you!"

"Great! Thanks – relevant, practical and will easily dovetail into what is already occurring in my classroom. Can't wait to use the resource handbook."

"Awesome, very motivating and tangible. Looking forward to returning with tools and watching writing flourish."

"I absolutely loved the seminar today! Jaime was engaging and entertaining. I have a lot of take aways to use ASAP!"