Amanda Yi

Master Teacher


Amanda earned her Bachelor's in Social Studies from San Diego State University. She completed her Teaching Credential at National University, where she had started a Master's in Cross Cultural Education.


Before teaching for Fusion, Amanda spent 2 years teaching humanities classes at an international school in Guilin, China. Amanda was previously at Fusion San Mateo-Foster City from 2015 to 2022. She worked remotely from 2021 to 2023 managing virtual teachers. On top of that, she worked as the Curriculum Specialist for Social Studies from 2018 to 2022, developing the curriculum for Fusion Academy.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Started gardening when she moved to San Diego, and loves hydrangeas
  • Loves to travel; Japan and Italy were her favorite places to visit
  • Loves listening to music and dancing with her daughter