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Amanda Young

Name:
Amanda Young

Title:
Spanish

Email:
younga@usd385.org

Work Phone:
316-218-4600 31703


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Educational History:

Andover High School 1997

Wichita State University 2003

Fort Hays State University 2011

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts-History-Cum Laude

Bachelor of Arts-Spanish-Cum Laude

Minor-Political Science

Master of Science-Education

Certified in World Languages PK-12

Certified in ESOL PK-12

Professional Development:

I serve on the Kansas Teacher of the Year Evaluation Committee for Congressional District 4.

I was the USD #385 Secondary Kansas Master Teacher Nominee in 2017.

I currently serve on the: Architectural Committee for the bond issue, New Teacher Mentor Committee, Building Leadership Team, District Leadership Team, Career & Professional Studies Design Team, Andover Instructional Framework Chromebook Team, and Capturing Kids’ Hearts Process Champion Team.

I was the USD #375 Kansas District Teacher of the Year for 2013-2014.  I attended various conferences and workshops associated to my tenure as a Kansas District Teacher of the Year.

I served on the Character Development Committee in a previous district that was designated as a National School of Character.  I helped write the NSOC application and attended and presented at many conferences associated with it.

Educational History:

Andover High School 1997

Wichita State University 2003

Fort Hays State University 2011

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts-History-Cum Laude

Bachelor of Arts-Spanish-Cum Laude

Minor-Political Science

Master of Science-Education

Certified in World Languages PK-12

Certified in ESOL PK-12

Professional Development:

I serve on the Kansas Teacher of the Year Evaluation Committee for Congressional District 4.

I was the USD #385 Secondary Kansas Master Teacher Nominee in 2017.

I currently serve on the: Architectural Committee for the bond issue, New Teacher Mentor Committee, Building Leadership Team, District Leadership Team, Career & Professional Studies Design Team, Andover Instructional Framework Chromebook Team, and Capturing Kids’ Hearts Process Champion Team.

I was the USD #375 Kansas District Teacher of the Year for 2013-2014.  I attended various conferences and workshops associated to my tenure as a Kansas District Teacher of the Year.

I served on the Character Development Committee in a previous district that was designated as a National School of Character.  I helped write the NSOC application and attended and presented at many conferences associated with it.

Current Position:

 Spanish 1-5 at Andover High School.

Previous Position:

Circle High School 2007-2015-Spanish 1-4

Circle High School 2013-2015-ESOL 7-12 Coordinator

Family Information:

I have 3 children:  Ciara, 22, Isabel, 13, and Graham, 8. My son attends Cottonwood Elementary, my daughter is a 7th grader at Central Christian Academy, and my oldest is a graduate of WSU.  I do not have any pets, but love animals!

Personal Information:

I love to run outside and to go to the pool in the summers.  I also love traveling and reading.