Allene Houston Jones has been named the District Instructional Specialist for the Paducah Independent School District.
As District Instructional Specialist, Houston Jones will support schools in the improvement of curriculum and instruction as the leader of a district instructional support team.
“The district instructional specialist will also work in partnership with district principals and assistant principals as they monitor the execution of the comprehensive plan for curriculum and instruction for each school,” said Assistant Principal Will Black.
“We are excited to welcome Mrs. Houston Jones as the facilitator of our District Instructional Team. She brings a wealth of knowledge, experience, and dedication that will help guide this team to coach and support our teachers as they tackle the challenges of overcoming student learning gaps that have resulted from the COVID-19 pandemic.”
Houston Jones has served as principal at Paducah Middle School since 2017. Houston Jones has 27 years of experience in education. She was assistant principal at Paducah Middle School from 2014-2017 and served as principal at Cairo Elementary for ten years before coming to Paducah Middle.