ELA teacher/FrameworkSpecialist/ Extended Impact Teacher
Chicago Public Schools/Avalon Park Elementary
Kimiko Cowley-Pettis teaches 6th-8th grade ELA at Avalon Park Elementary School in Chicago, IL. She has been teaching for 13 years in the Chicago Public Schools district. Her passion for literacy and teacher leadership has landed her various roles such as CPS Framework Specialist, CPS Opportunity Schools Literacy EIT, Teachers Supporting Teachers Coach, ProjectLit Chapter Leader, and RLTA Facilitator. Kimiko earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and Master of Arts degree in Educational Leadership and Administration at Chicago State University.