Amanda Dykes has a passion for instructional technology and supporting teachers. She is currently a district level Instructional Technology Specialist. She brings her knowledge to teachers at a district, state, and even national level through conferences, social media, and publications. As a former science and math teacher with a special education degree, she has a first hand knowledge of what works with students when it comes to technology and classroom instruction. As a Google Certified Trainer and Google Administrator for her district she knows best practices when it comes to Google Suite and Chromebooks. She is an expert at Google but is patient with new learners starting on the Google path for the first time.