Jaraux (she/hers) teaches middle school science in Hillsborough Co., FL and serves as 7th grade team leader and a collaborative teacher for University of South Florida. In addition to designing on STEM curriculum for her district, she has provided regional and national trainings on teacher leadership, coaching, parent and community engagement, culturally sustained teaching practices, and project-based learning. Jaraux has facilitated webinars, workshops, design sessions, and virtual communities of practice with CTQ since 2012. She has served on the Teacher Advisory Councils for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (2014-2016) and National Geographic (since 2019), and is a National Geographic Certified Educator.