Featured Staff Archive

May 11, 2016

 From the beginning of her career she was uncomfortable with the traditional way of teaching. “I remember receiving a stack of worksheets from...

May 10, 2016

Q: Tell us about your background?A: I have over 20 year of experience managing technology in a K-16 environment. This experience includes state-wide...

February 25, 2016

“Oh peanutbutter…” Jake, a 3rd grader at Doss Elementary, reluctantly puts away his book. He is one of three autistic students Mr. Reed is teaching....

November 30, 2015

One day she hopes to work for one of the girls in her class. Mrs. Andrea Tole knows that these students will be successful; they are getting the...

November 18, 2015

AISD’s vision for the coming five years as stated in the 2015-2020 Strategic Plan , ‘AISD will reinvent the urban school experience’, includes the...

August 26, 2015

Zuri Garcia and Patrick Salinas are starting their first full year as 4th and 3rd Grade ESL teachers in AISD.  I met them both in an AISD Coding...

December 10, 2014

Google ‘Sarah Dille’ and the list starts with ‘Sarah Dille - Huffington Post.’ Followed by a couple of links to her blog, and a few images of Sarah...

October 21, 2014

Cowan’s principal points at Tammy as she shakes my hand. “Tammy’s awesome!! We would not be able to do it without her.”  She is referring to...

May 27, 2014

“One nation under God..” Julie Hildebrand’s 4th Grade students face the flag. After the pledge she directs the class to continue working on their...

October 2, 2013

Math - Shea Howard“You want to do this again, sometime?” Shea Howard asks her 7th graders as they are getting ready to leave the room.  “Yeaaah...

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