Storyline: Explore God's Creation
Deep Hope: My deep hope is that we develop a love of creation in all its goodness, intricate workings and beauty, are transformed by the renewing of our minds, and anchor everything we do in the word of God.
Joanna Settles serves as the teacher for 8th grade science, third-fifth grade S.T.E.M, LEGO League, and S.P.A.R.K. (Special Projects to Apply Resources to the Kingdom) administrator. She is in her second year at Pella Christian Grade School, sixth year of teaching, and earned a doctorate in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from the University of Iowa. Joanna and her husband, Jess, have three daughters and enjoy analyzing basketball games, playing board games, music, photography and being outside.