Jenny Elahi started teaching at the Genesee Community Charter School in 2008. Prior to the Genesee Community Charter School, Ms. Elahi taught at the Strong Museum preschool and in the Rochester City School District. Prior to her career in teaching, Ms. Elahi ran hydroponic greenhouses in Penfield, New York. Ms. Elahi has a bachelor’s degree in fine art from San Diego State University with a degree in fine art, and a master’s degree in Inclusive Early Childhood Education from Nazareth College.
Ms. Elahi continues to use her art degree and paints in her free time.
About the Genesee Community Charter School, Ms. Elahi states: “Arts integration at The Genesee Community Charter School allows teachers to communicate curriculum content and students to express their learning in both subtle and powerful ways.”