Amanda P. Witdarmono is currently working on her M.A. in International Education Development at Teachers College, Columbia University, New York. Prior to that, with a bachelor degree in Elementary Education from Boston University, she worked in Berani – Berita Anak Indonesia, a children’s media group based in Jakarta. Meanwhile, she taught primary school students on the evenings. Amanda has had vast teaching experiences, ranging from urban to suburban settings, both in the US as well as Indonesia.