April Gudenrath started out her education career in technology – corporate training for such companies as HP, Oracle, USAA, and Wal-Mart. She has also been an adjunct professor for several colleges teaching several types of technical and communications courses. With her transition into public education, April brought technology with her and has never looked back. She has been a teacher in Academy District 20 for eight years. During that time, she has been department chair for the English department, on the planning committee for the Discovery Canyon High School, an IB Diploma Years teacher as well as a Theory of Knowledge teacher and examiner for IB worldwide. She is also an expert in standards based grading.