Teacher spotlight: Jennifer Brazee
Published 12:00 am Thursday, March 12, 2015
Jennifer Brazee is a sixth-grade teacher at Corriher-Lipe Middle School.
Years teaching: Nine
Family: I have a wonderful husband, Nick, and a perfect daughter, Ally.
Favorite food: I LOVE all food! My favorite right now is Greek.
Favorite color: Green, but I like all colors.
Favorite TV show: TMZ
Favorite book: “Water for Elephants”
Favorite movies: There are so many I enjoy, “Role Models,” “Pitch Perfect,” “42,” “Trouble with the Curve,” “Avengers” and the list can go on.
Favorite sport or team: Hockey or lacrosse
Hobbies: Hiking, spending time with my family and friends
Dream vacation: Backpacking in New Zeland for three weeks or more and bungee jumping, snorkeling, sight-seeing, kayaking and taking lots of photos
Prized possession: My grandmother’s ring
Actor who would star in the movie of my life: Julia Stiles
Hidden talent: Knowing people who have talents
Motto: “The Lord doesn’t give you more than you can handle.”
Three words that describe me: Determined, hard-working and blunt
Someone who inspires you: My Granny Pat
Greatest accomplishment: The little things that I hold in my heart as I see my students accomplish feats and being able to push myself further in life when I fear I will fail.
Favorite quote: “Shoot for the moon because even if you miss you will land amongst the stars.”