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Amanda Belknap's Profile


Amanda Belknap

Math Teacher

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About Me

Educational History:

  • Graduated from Iola High School in 2003
  • Graduated from Emporia State Univeristy in 2005 (Bachelors)
  • Graduated from Emporia State University in 2010 (Masters)

Degrees and Certifications:

  • K-6 Teaching degree in 2005
  • K-12 Adaptive Special Education degree in 2010
  • 6-12 Math Certification in 2012

Current Position:

I have been teaching at Iola High School since August 2008.  I am currently teaching Geometry and Algebra 1, but taught everything from Foundations of Math up to College Algebra. I am also the National Honor Society Adviser.

Previous Position:

  • Taught at Marmaton Valley Elementary School 2006-2007
  • Taught at LaHarpe Elementary School 2007-2008

Family Information:

I am married, have 3 children, and live in Iola.  My husband, Chris, teaches at IMS in the computer lab. We have 3 children named Molly Jo, Ethan, and Logan.  Molly Jo is 15, Ethan is 14, and Logan is 11 years old.  Chris and I grew up in Iola and met at Iola High School as students back in 1999. We both love this town and wanted to raise our family here. Included in our family are 2 pets:  Our cat, Dexter, and our dog, Dobby.

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Personal Information:

My hobbies include writing short stories and poems, reading historical nonfiction and all types of fiction.  My favorite books are the Harry Potter series, Educated, The Nightingale, Island of the World, and Lisey's Story.  I enjoy traveling around the United States in the summers.  My family and I really enjoy the Florida beaches.

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