SKYGEMS ACADEMY PODCAST
CEO & Founder of The Push Through Organization
Jasmyn Wright, a globally recognized educator, author, and speaker, received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Spelman College and her Master in Education from Christian Brothers University. A Teach for America and Fulbright Teachers for Global Classrooms alumna, she is the CEO & Founder of The Push Through Organization – a non-profit that uses innovative practices to equip, inspire, educate, and empower individuals to overcome adversity and become change agents.
An elementary educator of 10 years, Jasmyn’s empowering and “out of the box” teaching style has been featured in a global GAP Kids back to school campaign, as well as various national and international news and media outlets, including NPR News and Good Morning America. Her mantras and teaching philosophies have been adapted into adult and K-12 classroom settings across 19 U.S. states and 26 countries.
Her new affirmational and empowering children’s book, I’m Gonna Push Through!, encourages children to access their power within and use it to overcome challenges. Jasmyn has had the opportunity to deliver two TEDx talks, as well as travel the world, leading keynotes and serving as a consultant to various educational organizations.
To find out more about Jasmyn and her work, please visit her non-profit’s website at www.wepushthrough.org.