Courtney Craner » 5th Grade Teacher

5th Grade Teacher

Courtney is a 5th-grade teacher for Nampa Online Virtual Academy. She has worked for the District for seven years as a 4th-grade teacher, 5th-grade teacher, technology integrator, and school positive behavior coach at Central Elementary and NOVA. Ms. Courtney has also served on several different curriculum & instruction teams for the district. She has a passion for teaching and works hard to build a relationship with every single student and their families. 


Ms. Courtney earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Boise State University and a master’s degree in mathematics education from Walden University. She will graduate with her educational specialist degree in educational leadership at Northwest Nazarene University this December 


Some fun facts about Ms. Courtney 

  • She loves spending her free time spoiling her niece and nephew. 
  • She played soccer for 15+ years.
  • She coaches soccer at Owyhee High School in Meridian.
  • She loves crafting and being creative. 
  • She has enjoyed the challenge, given by her students, to become “TikTok famous” this Summer, and ruining the app for them by showing up on their pages every day. 
  • Everyone who knows her knows that she is obsessed with Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.