Jeannine Branch has more than 30 years of experience in education, ranging from teaching to providing technical assistance to state departments of education, districts, and schools. She is a technical assistance specialist for the Appalachia Regional Comprehensive Center (ARCC) at ICF International.
Previously, Ms. Branch worked for ARCC at Edvantia as liaison to the West Virginia Department of Education and as a consultant to other states in the region. She has also worked as a teacher, academic coach, and school improvement specialist in school districts where she planned and delivered customized professional development on varied topics, including English language arts (ELA) common core implementation, curriculum alignment, lesson design, and effective instructional strategies.
Ms. Branch has certification in early childhood education, elementary education, reading, and ELA through 8th grade.