Mrs. Emge is a first grade teacher in Golden, Colorado at Golden View Classical Academy. She has many years’ experience teaching first grade. Her favorite subject to teach is phonics because she loves helping students learn to read. Her background includes a liberal arts degree from Regis University, and a master’s degree in Multicultural Education from CU Boulder. Her favorite part about being a teacher is watching her students experience new content and sharing what they know. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two sons. She is a huge sports fan and loves rooting on all of the Colorado teams. Her other love after teaching is Disney. When she is not planning lessons she is planning her next Disney trip. She is very proud to be a founding teacher at Golden View Classical Academy and her hope is to continue to be a lifelong learner alongside her students and to continue to share her experiences and knowledge with teachers who are as devoted to classical education as she.