Kristal Jaaskelainen

English Teacher and Instructional Coach, Pathways to Success High School

Kristal Jaaskelainen is an English teacher and instructional coach at the Pathways to Success High School in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In 2016 the Ann Arbor Public School District (AAPSD) identified her as one of its exceptional teachers. In 2014 Kristal participated in the Toyota Education Initiatives in STEAM Innovation Program and was also an AASPD STEAM mentor teacher. The Meemic Foundation awarded her a professional development conference grant in 2013, and in 2011 she was part of the team that won the high school Gale/Library Media Connection TEAMS Award.