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Christa Keppler has worked in the field of education since 1995 and considers herself a lifelong learner. She has a broad background in elementary education as a classroom teacher, instructional coach, professional development trainer, and administrator. She has worked in three different Colorado school districts, St Vrain, Adams 12, and BVSD, as well as at an international school in Istanbul, Turkey and within schools in Uganda, Africa. Christa also has two children and her husband is an elementary principal.
Christa received her Bachelors from the University of Colorado, Boulder in Psychology and her Masters in Administrative Leadership and Policy Studies from the University of Colorado, Denver.
As a parent and experienced educator, Christa is deeply committed to her Fireside Falcons. She is a firm believer in the African proverb, “It takes a whole village to educate a child” and supports partnerships between staff, parents, and the community to make Fireside a thriving place for students to learn, grow, and become contributing citizens. Creating a compassionate culture where all families are welcomed, staff and students are encouraged to take risks, and attention is given to the whole child are the building blocks for what makes Fireside an exemplary school.