About Jessica Keigan

Jessica Keigan teaches English at Horizon High School in Thornton, Colo. A teacher leader with the Center for Teaching Quality, she is passionate about exploring and creating teacher leadership models to improve Colorado’s schools. Keigan is a member of her local teacher's union.

A Colorado champion for Common Core

A high school teacher in Colorado, a state like Idaho that is adopting Common Core standards, argues that teachers shouldn’t miss the historic opportunity to transform teaching and learning through the Common Core.