Hello! I am 🐼Amanda Panda Teacher.
I help ANY teacher who is teaching online chose the right tools and master the tech.
I specialize in Google Apps training and ManyCam webcam software!
I offer one-on-one consultations, group classes, resource for teaching, and digital courses.
I support people in two FREE FB groups. Join me!
Amanda is a former classroom brick and mortar teacher. She taught grades one to four for fifteen years. Amanda holds a special certificate in teaching English to English language learners and a Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction. Amanda knew she wanted to be a teacher since she was in the fifth grade. She loves teachers and supporting teachers. Amanda is a helpful mentor, supportive colleague, and champion for education.
Amanda is a three year veteran with VIPKID. She has taught over 4500 classes. She has taught many students through entire levels. She has taken one regular student from level one through level two.
She teaches 28 classes a week due to her time zone (PST) and sleep schedule. If she lived in a different time zone, Amanda would be a FULL time VIPKid teacher. Amanda teachers all levels one to seven and all supplemental courses. She loves singing so VIPKID VOICE class is her favorite.
In her classroom brick and mortar practice she was the technology leader at her school for many years. She served on the technology committees in two school districts and had the honor of rolling out over 7,000 Chromebooks in a one to one program in 2009.
Amanda has worked for a leading technology professional organization completing training online and in person for technology tools. Amanda is a Google Certified Trainer with over 15 years of classroom teaching experience and three years of online ESL teaching experience.
She is a dedicated creator of resources that use technology for teachers. Amanda is a two year user of ManyCam and uses it to enhance her teaching. Amanda reached her 3,000th class and decided that a HUGE prop downsize was in order. She designs and creates spaces that use props effectively and pairs them with digital tools too! She believes that digital and physical tools for online teachers can go hand in hand.
She lives by the motto, “Show me again,” and believes that in technology training no question should be overlooked and everyone should feel successful. Amanda is patient and helpful technology trainer and truly loves helping people succeed.
Amanda is the mom of two boys aged six and eleven. She lives in sunny California. She loves to swim. The beach is her happy place. Her kids and family are travelers and have plans to take an RV across America in the future. Amanda loves pasta, chocolate, and peanut M & M's.