Janan Apaydin - 1st Grade

 

 

Educational Background
University of CA, Berkekely – BS in Biology of Natural Resources
Mills College, Oakland – Reading Credential
Mills College, Oakland –Masters in Education

Credentials:
California Multiple Subject Professional Clear
CLAD
Single Subject - Science

Philosophy:
Ms. Apaydin strives to create a learning community where all the students can work to their potential. She believes in standards and believes that students should attain certain academic skills. We at Kaiser also know that she believes in students having fun, singing, doing messy art, working in the garden, and having opportunities to explore the curriculum in ways that connect to real life.

Hobbies and Interests:
Janan works with the school gardening commitee and is currently taking zydeco dance lessons, and electric bass guitar lessons, and singing with a community chorus. A little known fact about Janan is that she was arrested for protesting University investments in South Africa while at UC Berkeley.