Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts
Vanessa Medor is a 2019-2020 Teach Plus Commonwealth Policy Fellow. Vanessa taught sixth grade math at Match Middle School in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts for three years. She began her service there as a member of the homegrown program at Teach for America Massachusetts. She now teaches seventh grade math at the Benning Middle Campus of D.C. Prep in Washington, D.C. She earned a bachelor’s in psychology and sociology from Boston College and her master’s of education from Boston University in curriculum and teaching.