Mrs. Gibson is in her 25th year of teaching. She has taught kindergarten, first ansecond grades. First grade is her favorite and she has taught first graders at Frontier Valley since the school opened. She received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Northern Colorado, and completed her Master's Degree in 2002. Why does Mrs. Gibson love teaching? "I love kids and I love watching them learn. Helping kids seems to come naturally and I am thrilled to be able to make such a difference." And what about the school? "Frontier Valley is a warm, caring school where kids are nurtured and instructed to be their best. I love working here!" Mrs. Gibson enjoys reading and writing. She has written some short stories and poetry and published a book in 2011. In her free time, Janice enjoys camping, hiking and church activities. Her husband, Greg, is a musician and a former teacher, and their daughter, Leah, is a freshman in high school this year.