Amara Danielson

Amara Danielson currently teaches third grade in Des Moines, Iowa. After earning her master’s degree in culturally responsive education and leadership from Drake University, she focused on implementing social and emotional learning throughout her school and district. Amara commits to promoting and building relationships among students, families, and educators while providing every child with a high-quality, relevant education through the use of Responsive Classroom. Outside of education, Amara enjoys spending time outside playing, hiking, and camping with her husband, son, and dog.