Board Recognitions 2-16-17
Pledge Leader: Jordan Castilleja is a 5th grader from Rolling Meadows Elementary. She is an honor roll student and has worked with Wolf TV, the Rolling Meadows morning announcement show. She is very entertaining, energetic, and a hard worker. She is always willing to help out another student who doesn’t understand or just needs a little extra help. She enjoys learning and perseveres through struggles by asking questions.
Our first recognition comes from our Post Secondary Education and Career Readiness Department. It's always helpful to get the best ideas for teaching students from a variety of sources that are reliable and bring results. That’s why Pitsco Education went out looking for the best and brightest instructors across the country for their Teacher Advisory Group. The mission with this group is to form more effective curriculum that can be used in the area of STEM education. JISD's K-12 STEM Specialist Deborah Rice was one of four Texas teachers and among only 22 teachers picked nationwide for this expert panel.
Our final recognition comes from Judson High School. Members of Judson’s Chapter of Business Professionals of America participated in their regional leadership conference back in January and represented Judson with pride and distinction. The following teams and Individuals will move on to the BPA state leadership conference in Dallas:
Makayla Turner (Presentation Management Team Member - serves as Treasurer)
Anabelle Perez (Advanced Word Processing)
Sarai Hodges (Presentation Management Team Member - serves as Vice President)
Dwayne Shorter (Business Teacher/BPA Sponsor)