University School of Jackson

Jane Ramer

Jane Ramer

Upper School Science Department Chair, AP Biology, Biology

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Where do you call home?
La Center, KY

How long have you been teaching?
38 years

What is your favorite part about your job?
Seeing excitement in students when they accomplish a tough task or understand a difficult concept.

What is your favorite thing about USJ?
I love that "once a Bruin-always a Bruin" mentality. Students maintain contact after graduation and we get to follow their success as they go out to the world.

What is a fun fact about yourself?
The town I grew up in was between Monkey's Eyebrow and Possum Trot in KY.

NEWS

The Lady Bruins are the TSSAA Girls Soccer State Champions!

11/01/2021

Congratulations to the USJ Lady Bruins on their 1-0 State Championship win over BGA!  Read more about their win on the Tennessean Website.

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Headnotes: Writing the Next Chapter

11/01/2021

November 1, 2021   Greetings USJ Families, Few things are more exciting than potential...Many of us remember driving a baby home from the hospital and speculating on just how exactly this child was going to change the world. I love receiving and opening a new book in anticipation of all the...

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Headnotes: Reality on the Front Lines

09/29/2021

We live in divisive times, and there are many issues and forces at play that amplify these divisions. Unfortunately, it is often easy to allow ourselves to get caught up and taken for a ride via our mass culture, as we are exposed daily to the dull discourse and predictable...

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Headnotes: Mission

09/01/2021

September 1, 2021   Greetings USJ Families,   We strive for intentionality in being a mission-based institution. At almost every meeting and professional development session, the idea of mission is mentioned and questions are raised about how the issue we are addressing applies to our mission as a school. These conversations often...

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