Get to know our teacher feature of the week, Scott Amend. The 4th grade teacher at Elkhorn Valley Public Schools.
Where did you graduate from high school? What year? Caro, Michigan 1996.
What college did you attend? (years & degree) UNK 4 years Elementary Education.
What places have you taught? Elkhorn Valley Schools, Tilden, NE.
How many years have you taught? This is my 8th year.
What subject/class do you teach? 4th grade.
What is your favorite part of teaching? I always learn something new.
What are most excited about for 2017-18 school year? Implementing new ideas and technology.
What are your classroom goals for the year? Teach my students to set goals, create action plans, and reflect on their progress.
What brought you to teach here? The area, the people, the community.
Can you tell me a little bit about your family? Mother and father both live in Michigan during the summer, both are remarried, one younger brother.
What are your hobbies? Hunting, Fishing, pretty much any outdoor activity.