Jannita has traveled the country presenting to thousands of teachers on how to integrate technology into the classroom. Prior to arriving at Discovery, Jannita was a classroom teacher in the Anaheim City School District. While there she developed an after school ELD program, worked as a producer and editor in the district's Kids News program, participated in the Galapagos Project, and facilitated PTA family nights with Warner Bros. and Dreamworks Pictures. After only five years in the classroom she was named Teacher of the Year at her elementary school.
Jannita is married and lives in Orange County California.