Janie is an 8th grade math teacher at Kinard Core Knowledge School. She currently teaches Math 8, Algebra 1 and Geometry. This is Janie's 9th year teaching math at Kinard. Prior to living in Colorado, she lived on Whidbey Island in Washington State. She enjoys outdoor activities, especially trail and road running. Janie is a CSU fan, GO RAMS, and can't wait for football season to begin. Shes is also an avid Gonzaga basketball fan! She loves teaching and watching her students grow and learn academically. Janie strives to create a safe and fun learning environment and hopes that her students will learn to love math as much as she does.