Ms. Watson has been teaching elementary students for over 20 years in grades spanning from K-6. She holds a master’s degree in Literacy and an endorsement in gifted and talented instruction in addition to her teaching certificate. She was hired by the Boise School District to start and formulate the Classical Education program over ten years ago. The program remains one of the only public Classical Education programs in the nation. Her most memorable moments in teaching come when her student’s eyes light up with wonder and accomplishment. Ms. Watson believes it is important to get to her students on a personal level in order to meet their social, emotional, and academic needs.
Gina is a former teacher of Jacob and was a key lever to Jacob finding his unique path to learning.