Ace It! Program Director, Amanda McQuate, grew up in Lancaster County and graduated from Ephrata Senior High School. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education (K-6) from Millersville University in 2010.
Amanda’s responsibilities at Sylvan include working with and overseeing the established educational partnerships and Supplemental Educational Services for Lancaster, Lebanon, and Columbia school districts. She is accountable for hiring and training staff, maintaining partnership communications, and collaborating on all levels of the Ace It! tutoring program.
Amanda takes great pride in being an advocate for teaching and learning, and is rooted in the belief that every student deserves to experience the power of knowledge. She trusts that all students are able to succeed with the help of caring, supportive role models, an enriching environment, and fostered motivation to achieve any and all set goals.