Amanda Tozier has been an elementary school teacher since 2003, teaching multiple grade levels spanning second to fifth grade in the Sanborn School District. She earned her B.S in Elementary Education from Keene State College in 2002 along with completing a minor in dance. Additionally, she earned a M.Ed in Creative Arts and Learning from Lesley University in 2006. Amanda has developed and utilized quality performance assessments (QPAs) to assess competency. She has presented at local conferences on academic competencies, as well as UNH at a previous summer summit. Amanda also continues to serve as a representative for developing QPAs for the state of New Hampshire's growing bank of performance based assessments for PACE. In her spare time, Amanda is typically spending time with her family or teaching yoga to toddlers to teens at a local studio.