Jan Kaanoi Brazell

K-4 Program Coordinator
San Jose City College - A.A.

Jan has an Associate of Arts degree from San Jose City College and multiple early childhood credits from San Jose State College. She started at Dawson as a founding parent and has twin daughters who graduated from Dawson in 2009. Jan enjoys being in the library and helping the students discover the magic of books. In addition to her library duties, Jan loves to participate in the after-schools sport programs. She coaches the cross country, swim and track teams, and helps keep score for the volleyball and basketball teams.

The Alexander Dawson School

The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain, an independent school located on 33-acres in the community of Summerlin, is Nevada’s first Stanford University Challenge Success partner school for students in early childhood through grade eight. Utilizing the unique Challenge Success framework, Dawson uses research-based strategies and programs that emphasize student academics, wellbeing, and a healthy school-life balance to create more engaged, motivated, and resilient learners and leaders. At Dawson, students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.