Amanda Torgerson

torgersonam@whitepinecharterschool.org

Position- 5th Grade Language Arts, Reading and History/Geography

Educational Background- Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Idaho State University

Professional Background- I taught middle school science for 1 year, Physical Education for 1 year, and I had a in-home pre-school for 4 years. This is my 5th year here at White Pine and I really love it!  I have my own 5th grade daughter!

Why did you choose this profession? I have a life-long love of learning and want to pass that on to my students. I love to get students exciting about learning!

Personal Background- I have 2 children, a boy age 7, and a girl age 10. I also have a Maltese dog named Oliver. My family loves to spend time together camping, fishing, hunting, and riding motorbikes/ATVs. We also love watching both children play soccer!