Phone: (719) 640-4279
Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. Kinesiology M.A. Physical Education Physiology
Mr. Joshua Smit
- Mr. Smit grew up in Manitou Springs, Colorado and went to college at the University of Northern Colorado. He graduated in 2000 with his degree in Kinesiology. He started his teaching career at Arapahoe Community College in Denver where he taught Physical Education and Fitness classes. In 2002, he returned to the University of Northern Colorado to complete his Master's degree in Physical Education with an emphasis on Pedagogy. After completing his Master's degree, Mr. Smit returned to teaching at Nikola Tesla Opportunity School. He taught Physical Education and Science courses for twelve years and is currently the Physical Education and Health teacher at Achieve Online School. He coordinates club activities and enjoys creating community with the students. His hobbies include travel, sports, hiking, skiing, building computers, and listening to audio books.