Ms. Amanda Wheeler

Ms. Amanda Wheeler

Rosenwald Center School
Seminole County

Who was your favorite teacher? Why?

Dr. Rick DuVall, a professor at UCF, he changed the way I viewed teaching as a profession. He made learning exciting and practiced what he preached. I always looked forward to his class!

What are three things every teacher should own?

1.) Post-it notes 2.) Tylenol 3.) Comfortable shoes

If you could have any person (living, dead or fictional) as a principal, who would it be?

Mr. Belding from Saved By the Bell.

What profession other than your own would you most like to attempt?

Professional organizing.

Describe your all-time favorite lesson/unit activity

Twilight and New Moon by Stephenie Meyer.

What is the greatest misconception about teachers?

Teaching is easy, anyone can do it! All you do is play all day!

What stereotype about teachers is true?

We like to be in control.

How did you know you wanted to be a teacher?

I used to sit my sister down when we were little girls and have "class." I was the teacher, of course, and she was my student!

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