Special Education Teacher
Jennifer Knutson is a special education and social skills teacher at Minnesota Connections Academy. She holds a
BA in special education from St. Cloud State University and an MEd in measurement and evaluation from Western Governors
University. Ms. Knutson is licensed in K–12 education and began her teaching career in 2000. She shares her story below.
“I like helping others and watching kids attain success. The staff at Minnesota Connections Academy is exceptional, and I enjoy teaching
one-on-one through LiveLesson® sessions. I also like teaching students from a variety of communities and backgrounds.
I would tell the parent considering enrolling his or her child at Minnesota Connections Academy that it’s nice trying something new, especially
something that will benefit students’ education and their future.”
I enjoy teaching students from a variety of communities and backgrounds.
— Ms. Knutson