Amy Clements is an instructional coach in Madison Wisconsin, where she has taught in the school district for nearly 20 years. Amy brings to the role years of student-centered classroom experience as well as a systems lens, as she just completed seven years working in her district's central office. She has worked at all levels of the organization, K-12. Excited to be school-based again, she offers a standards-based lens as well as that of universal design. Amy believes wholeheartedly that every child can achieve high levels of learning, and appreciates the creative process of instructional planning, which she believes is the key to providing high quality instruction. When she is not working, Amy enjoys gardening, camping with her family and is grateful to her wonderful community, for all its unique neighborhood festivals and locally-owned restaurants.