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Mrs. Kindler grew up in Northeastern Pennsylvania and studied at Indiana University of Pennsylvania where she earned a B.S. in English Education and B.A. in English Literature. After graduating, she taught high school for several years in North Carolina before relocating to Virginia. This is her 4th year at Belmont Ridge Middle School and her 6th year teaching middle school students. Mrs. Kindler enjoys working with middle school children and helping them reach their goals through their education. Mrs. Kindler and her husband, Elliot, live in Aldie with their Golden Retriever, Rosie. In her free time she loves to read, travel, exercise, spend time with family and friends, and cross stitch. Additionally, she is currently pursuing her Master's degree through Longwood University in School Librarianship. In addition to teaching Language Arts, Mrs. Kindler co-advises our amazing Battle of the Books club, serves on the PBIS/Advisory committee, and mentors new teachers.