About Me

Hi, thanks for checking me out. I like coffee, playing guitar, riding bikes, working in the garden, and reading.

My home town is San Ramon, California. My mom was a teacher and a principal and helped me get started. My wife is a teacher also.

I moved to San Jose from Truckee in 1999. I love to travel, especially to places where my family and I can explore the


I like teaching American history, language arts and reading, science, P.E., arts, and especially math.

The name "Kolda Country" was invented to represent an idea that the classroom is a community within our world.

I hope my students are nice, work hard, and don't take short cuts.


Mr. Kolda