Jessi Bodell – Owner/Director of Smart Cookies Academy. Jessi earned her BS in Family Human Development with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education from Utah State University. Jessi has always wanted to be a teacher and in High school was a teacher at Bengal Paw Preschool at Brighton High School. She also worked in the first grade classroom at Bella Vista Elementary school as an aide. At Utah State she was in different classrooms, preschool labs, and grades K-6th grade. Jessi did an internship at Primary Children’s psych unit helping emotionally troubled kids. She also did an internship at challenger school and head start preschool.
After Jessi graduated she got married and had 3 beautiful children which are the love of her life! Now that her youngest son is preschool age, she is excited to fulfill her dream of becoming a preschool teacher!
Jessi is committed to helping children learn to read, write, play, make friends and above all, have fun!
So come and learn with us!
If you love learning, You will Love life!
A little about Mrs. Jessi. She loves being in the outdoors, reading, scrap booking, camping, rock climbing, bike riding and hanging out with her husband and playing with her children. Mrs. Jessi loves chocolate, and especially loves cookies!
Mrs. Jessi is so excited to meet all of her smart cookies! Once enrolled, she will contact you in August and schedule a time where she can come to your home and get to know you! She will bring your new t-shirt to wear on your first day of school and to be worn when we go on field trips!