What is a DDI Lead?
A data lead is a person who is responsible for helping a school use data effectively, helps organize and leads ILT (Instructional Leadership Team) or data teams, leads staff in a collaborative inquiry process, enables educators to analyze and interpret data, and educates staff on using data to adjust and improve instruction for student achievement. A data lead has multiple roles and responsibilities.
What is an Instructional Coach?
An instructional coach collaborates alongside a teacher, to be a thought partner (not the expert), helps analyze instruction, and checks for understanding to help students learn and grow.
Here is a short list of our major accomplishments from the 2022-2023 school year:
Amanda is originally from Montrose, Colorado. She moved to Boulder to go to school and to experience the "big city". She received her B.A. from Metropolitan University and her M.A. of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from University of Colorado at Boulder. She has taught both 4th and 5th grades. In her spare time she enjoys reading and being outdoors with her three active boys and her husband. Other passions include traveling, playing sports and vintage/antique shopping.