Amanda Shopa

Artist. Researcher. Teacher.

About Me


I am an artist: I work primarily through film photography, fiber-textile arts, and creative writing.

I am a researcher: I am a PhD candidate in Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Minnesota, where I use arts-based research methods to examine identity development.

I am a teacher: I have over a decade of PreK-6 teaching experience in general education, English as a foreign language, and gifted education.

You can learn more about my work using the menu options above, and find out about current projects and works-in-progress on my blog.

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