Our Cooperating Teacher of the Week is Jess Hughes, special education resource teacher, at Village of Barboursville Elementary School. Jess, a graduate of WVU with both her undergrad and graduate degrees, is currently in her 9th year of teaching. She has been married for almost a year to her husband Kyle and they have a cat named Simeon. Jess enjoys working with teacher candidates and helping them grow as they begin their teaching careers. She is pictured with her current student teacher, Mackenzie Watson.