Janice is a K–12 teacher on assignment from Phoenix, Arizona. She is also honored to serve on several boards, including the Arizona State Board of Education, Computer Science Teachers Association, and the National Science Teaching Association Technology Advisory Board, and is the chair of the Arizona Department of Education's technology task force. As an Educators Evaluating the Quality of Instructional Products (EQuIP) peer reviewer and early reviewer for Open Up Mathematics' middle school curriculum, Janice has had the opportunity to partner with Achieve the Core on various initiatives. She believes equipping educators with the ability to deeply analyze the standards and reflect on their teaching and their students' learning in the light of the standards will ensure that every student has the opportunity to learn and grow. Janice enjoys hiking, traveling, and spending time with her family.