Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Amanda Seewald is a dynamic and creative world language educator, author, curriculum developer, and teacher coach. She has been teaching, coaching educators and developing curricula for more than 18 years. Amanda works with educators and schools across the country to develop meaningful language programs at all levels of instruction. She is a regular presenter at national, regional and state conferences.
Amanda is the author of ACCELERATE YOUR STUDENTS' USE OF THE TARGET LANGUAGE: Interactive, High-Engagement Activities that Work (Grades 6-12), the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar. Additional authorship credits include MARACAS, an innovative series designed to enhance language instruction and learning.
Amanda's seminars are always exciting and inspiring as well as practical and applicable. Participants in her seminars consistently give her outstanding evaluations and leave with many classroom-proven activities and ideas they can immediately implement in their own world language classrooms.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"This was one of the best seminars I have attended in almost 30 years in the classroom. Amanda is very informative and her delivery is outstanding!"
Lisa Blitzer, Spanish Teacher
"Amanda is an excellent presenter with very useful teaching strategies I can use tomorrow!"
Adrian Gutierrez, World Languages Department Chair
"Amanda Seewald is a phenomenal presenter! All the material is useful. I feel rejuvenated and re-energized."
Jessica T. Lopez-Otalvaro, Spanish Teacher
"Amanda presents amazing information, great materials and tools to take back and incorporate into my class."
Alberto Contreras, Spanish Teacher
"Amanda's seminar is full of resources that I can use right away in the classroom to support my students' language development."
Sophie Cowley, French Teacher
"Amanda presented wonderful content and ideas to be able to maintain high expectations and stay motivated as a teacher. Great interactive activities for engaging students and helping them learn best!"
A. Rosas-DeLoa, Spanish Teacher
"Amanda presents a wonderful seminar. Many examples and ideas to use directly in the classroom. It was also wonderful to hear ideas from other teachers."
Laura Mulligan, German Teacher
"Amanda's seminar is a treasure trove of practical strategies and ideas!"
Thomas Risley, German Teacher
"Amanda is very inspirational. She gives us plenty of positive validation about the job we do daily and our importance in our students' language-learning experience. Great ideas and resources to use immediately in my classroom."
Antoinette Delore, French/Spanish Teacher