Brenda Ritter

Orientation and Retention Coordinator

Where do you live?

Central Minnesota

Why did you become a teacher?

In college I started as a computer science major, then decided I really enjoyed helping others learn so I switched majors half-way through to Mathematics Education. This grew into a career teaching online.

Why did you choose BlueSky?

I work with BlueSky because the staff are all dedicated to helping students succeed. It is also a place where we work toghet to improve our school through innovation and hard work.

What do you think makes BlueSky special?

BlueSky is dedicated to helping students succeed academically and personally.

What do you like to do when you're not working?

I spend time with my family being active, playing games, reading, and any other ideas my children come up with. I also am a health and fitness coach who enjoys new challenges.


  • B.S. Mathematics: St. Cloud State University, MN
  • Masters of Educational Technology: Boise State University (in progress)
  • Minnesota Teaching License: Mathematics, grades 5-12