Network Leadership & Design

Amanda Silva
Director of Content

Amanda is responsible for the direct coaching and development of LEAP (Learning Together to Advance our Practice) Leaders at multiple DC Public Schools as part of Leading Educators/DCPS LEAP Program. Prior to joining Leading Educators, Amanda spent 9 years at DC Preparatory Academy, DC’s highest performing charter middle school, where she served as a special education ELA teacher, instructional coach, and ELA Department Chair. She holds a B.A. in Economics from New York University and a M.A.T. in Elementary Education from American University. Amanda lives in Washington, DC and is deeply committed to serving the students, families, and teachers in DC Public Schools.