Amanda Donze is the 6th Grade Humanities Teacher of Environmental Charter Middle School – Gardena. In her role, Amanda provides an engaging curriculum to her students to prepare them to become college graduates and agents of change. Prior to becoming the ELA/History teacher, she served as a long-term substitute teacher at ECS. Amanda is at ECS because she can provide support and encouragement to all her students by letting them know that they can grow and become anything they set their mind towards. Amanda is a graduate of Wilmington University and holds a B.S in Elementary Education certified in Kindergarten through 6th grade. Amanda is a native of Smyrna, Delaware and moved to California in 2016.