About Jan

Janice Holter Kittok is a sought after presenter whose practical, interactive, thought-provoking and entertaining seminars consistently receive rave reviews.  She is a knowledgeable and intuitive master teacher and education leader who knows how to engage her audience throughout the whole day.

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Snapshot of Jan


  • National and International Professional Seminar Presenter
  • Florence Steiner Award for Leadership in Language Education, ACTFL
  • Founder’s Award for Education Leadership and Service, CSCTFL
  • Emma Birkmaier Outstanding Language Teacher Award, MCTLC
  • Minnesota Spanish Teacher of the Year Narváez Award, AATSP
  • Best of Minnesota and Best of Central States Professional Presentations, MCTLC and CSCTFL
  • Former Minnesota Language Specialist, Department of Education
  • K-12 Principal and World Language Teacher Licenses
  • MA Curriculum and Instruction: World Languages and Cultures

“Your presentations were inspirational and informative, relevant and useful.  Your presentation skills are world-classYour workshops were well prepared, exposing us to a range of research, strategies and ideasYour enthusiasm was boundless and you are a wonderfully talented entertainerYou made us laugh, you made us think and you made us learn some Swedish!”
Association of Chinese and Mongolian International Schools, China

Selected Contractors
Association of Chinese and Mongolia International Schools (ACAMIS), China
Appleton Public Schools, WI
Bureau of Education Research (BER), WA
Castro Valley Public Schools, CA
Center for Advanced Research in Language Acquisition, U.S. DOE National Language Resource Center (CARLA)
Keller Public Schools, TX
Lee County Schools, FL
Middle Tennessee State University, TN
Minnetonka Schools Immersion Teacher Training, MN
Moline Public Schools, IL
North St. Paul Schools, MN
St. Louis Park Schools, MN
Springfield Public Schools, MO
Oakland Public Schools, CA
Ohio Foreign Language Teachers Association, OH