Jennifer Kaul is an author, freelance education writer, former educator, and cautious optimist.

Children’s and Young Adult Author

Jennifer enjoys writing fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for children and young adults. Her published works include four nonfiction children’s books and one young adult short story, “The Price of Words.” With the help of her critique group and mentor, Jennifer is currently revising her first novel, an upper middle grade science fiction adventure that explores the relationship between young teens and technology.

Freelance Education Writer

As a freelance education writer, Jennifer writes texts, curriculum, assessments, and activities for the education market, primarily in the content areas of English/Language Arts and Science. Jennifer takes pride in combining her passion for education with her love for writing to serve the companies she trusted as a teacher and continues to admire today.


Jennifer adores sparking a love for reading and writing in students and encouraging them to think critically and empathetically. She has several years of teaching experience and looks forward to working with students in new ways as she continues to build her writing career.

Cautious Optimist

Many of Jennifer’s pieces stem from the happenings in our world and the what-ifs that swirl around her head as a result. Her hope is, through her writing, to encourage thought, spark conversation, and make the world a better place.