Apple Thinkers is a team approach to curriculum writing. We believe that students should be excited and engaged in their learning. I am Vernita and I have been teaching for 25 years, retiring in 2020, I taught k, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7th. I have a master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction through the Arts. Madoka is an artist, with a degree in Art, and has been a kindergarten teacher aid for 10 years.