Meet an Instructor: Shontell Jordan

SU 17 Classes_Full-126Shontell Jordan teaches our Personalized Digital Learning class at the Martha O’Bryan Center. Did you know that the Martha O’Bryan Digital Learning Lab is available to the community for free throughout the week? It’s an amazing community resource that’s powered by the Digital Inclusion Fund and volunteers like Shontell. We are honored to partner with the lab to continue offering Personalized Digital Learning through our program.

If you need to learn more about using a computer, typing, how to effectively use the internet and more, she’ll patiently support your goals. There’s only two spots left in class! Learn more about Shontell below:

What neighborhood or area of town do you live in? East Nashville

Profession: Talent Management Training Officer

Years teaching with NCE: This is my first year!

Why do you teach at Nashville Community Education?SU 17 Classes_Full-108
I teach at Nashville Community Education because I am passionate about lifelong learning.

Although you are teaching a class, what have you learned through students or others?
I have appreciated that we are an interdependent society and are always learning from one another.

If you weren’t teaching a class, what class would you be taking OR what class are you taking in addition to teaching?
I would be taking Spanish I if I were not teaching class.

When you aren’t teaching a class with us, how are you spending your time?
Reading, watching football, baseball, or softball, or spending time with my children who are in college in East TN.

What’s the last book, podcast, or blog you read or listened to?
I am fond of the Here & Now, Story Corps, and Neighbors Podcast – I am an avid NPR listener!

You’re a Nashville native, what’s one thing that transplants would be surprised to know about the city?
That we have wonder music in this city other than the country music genre.

 

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