Janelle Cox

Education Expert


M.S., Education, Buffalo State College

B.S., Education, Buffalo State College


  • Education writer with a background in elementary education
  • Contributor to TeachHub, Bright Hub Education, and Western Governors University


Janelle Cox is an education writer. She spent seven years working in elementary school classrooms, where her roles included teacher, teacher's aid, substitute teacher, curriculum developer, and tutor. She currently works as a contributing writer for TeachHub, Bright Hub Education, and Washington Governors University.


Janelle Cox holds an M.S. and a B.S. in education from Buffalo State College, State University of New York.


  • "Positive, Negative Aspects of the Teaching Profession" for TeachHub.com
  • "Classroom Management to Deal with Problematic Students" for TeachHub.com
  • "The Mentor-Student Teacher Relationship: 4 Tips for Finding Common Ground" for Western Governors University
  • "How to Keep Up With Ed Tech Trends Over Summer Break" for Western Governors University
  • "A Teacher’s Guide to Preschool Zoo Lessons & Activities" for Bright Hub Education

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