Amanda Witte, Ph.D. Project Manager, Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and Schools

Amanda Witte serves as a family-school consultant, training supervisor, and project manager for Teachers and Parents as Partners (TAPP). She delivers workshops and training in family-school partnerships to educators and service providers across North America, and facilitates the ongoing coaching of TAPP consultants.

Witte has also served as the project coordinator for two federally funded family-school partnership studies. In this role, she managed collaborative teams of consultants, parents and teachers; maintained partnerships with school personnel; and developed working relationships with new schools and communities.

Witte has contributed to numerous research publications and publications relating to family-school partnership research. She received her master’s and doctoral degrees in educational psychology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.