Gennie (pronounced "Jenny") Gorback is an Early Childhood Educator with a Masters of Education in Teaching and a Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential from University of California, Santa Barbara. She holds a Program Director Permit, which is the highest level of Child Development Permit given by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. She has been working with young children for 15+ years with a focus on the Pre-K/TK age group (4 and 5 year olds). She is the founder and (only) consultant at Kindling Education. 

Gennie writes early childhood curriculum for Hoogalit, Inc, where she creates content for a family of Amazon Alexa Apps called AskMyClass and AskMyKid. She also works as a product consultant for Lovevery, Inc., an award-winning toy company that focuses on developmentally appropriate products for the early years. 

Gennie supports educators by promoting learning through play and developmentally appropriate practices through her work on the Board of Directors for the California Kindergarten Association. She was elected president for the 2021-2023 term.  

Meaningful connections are made through play! Want to learn more? Contact Gennie today!