Star Teacher Grant

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2016-2017 STAR Grant Winners

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Name of GrantTeacher NameCampusGrade 
Economics Education!Jordan, JenniferAbilene High School11 thru 12
Tripods for teensScroggins, RileyATEMS High School10 thru 12
Picture This!Batson, KarenATEMS High School9 thru 12
Leaders Marching OnReed, ShellyAustin ElementaryK thru 5
A Blast from the PastHammack, MarshaAustin Elementary4
Having a BALL in 1st GradeCarpenter, AmandaAustin Elementary1st
The Lunch BrunchDooley, ChristinaAustin Elementary2 thru 5
STEM-U-LATION CelebrationBunnell, KathyBassetti Elementary3
Flexible Seating: The New Seatsation!Martin, AmandaBonham Elementary2
Relating in RelationshipsCorbett, Teri Lyn
Roberts, Leslye
Jimenez, Matilda
Bonham & Lee Elementary3-5th @ Bonham
Plug Them In! to LearningOwen, LindseyBonham ElementaryK-5
Enhancing Oral Language Through PlayMullins, ShirlaBonham ElementaryK thru 5
Additional TeacherBrooks,CarolynBonham Elementary
Additional TeacherHarris, LanaBonham Elementary
Interactive Learning Using Technology in the Self-Contained ClassroomButt, AmandaBonham ElementaryADAPT K-2
Make sense?Gruenwald, SheryllBonham ElementaryAdapt 3 thru 5
End in SightBautista, CassandraBowie ElementaryKindergarten
Additional TeacherWeaver, SadieBowie Elementary
Additional TeacherRecord, LynetteBowie Elementary
Keeping the Crickets in the Basket: Developing Self Regulation in KindergartenJacquez, VeronicaBowie ElementaryKindergarten
Additional TeacherHillock, MichelleBowie Elementary
Additional TeacherDunaway, AllisonBowie Elementary
iPads for Learning Brown, CindyClack Middle School6
Math SationsTurnbough, ShellyClack Middle School6
Investing in the FutureJacques, JodiClack Middle School6
Grow Green - Explore LocavoreMay, KeelyCooper High School9th-12th
Additional TeacherWilkerson, KirbyCooper High School
Additional TeacherBarber, CherylCooper High School
Me Mudo- I'm MovingConover, EsmeraldaCooper High School9 thru 12
Social Studies Students of the MonthLubin, MarquiettaCraig Middle School6
21st Century Social Studies StudentLubin, MarquiettaCraig Middle School6
A Spin on PotteryCamp, LisaCraig Middle School7 thru 8
Field Trips for our PALSAcuna, DionneDyess ElementaryK thru 5
Light Up LearningBarnett, KirstenEarly Childhood CenterPPCD
Busy Body BoxesWilson, JulieEarly Childhood CenterPre-K
Additional TeacherWoodson, TatumEarly Childhood Center
Additional TeacherSavage, JaymaEarly Childhood Center
Additional TeacherKrause, ChrisEarly Childhood Center
Connections on the Outside Build Connections on the InsideLana, RebeccaEarly Childhood CenterHead Start
Growing Meals on WheelsMunoz, ShaylaEarly Childhood CenterPre-K
Additional TeacherLiggins, VickiEarly Childhood Center
Additional TeacherNixon, KaraEarly Childhood Center
Amazing Abilene Author VisitPartin, KarrieJackson Elementary4
A New "Big Bang" TheoryWilson, MicheleJackson ElementaryK-5
Learning with a Kindle? APPS-OLUTELY!Miles, TanyaJackson Elementary2
Wiggle Worms to Book Worms!Martin Scott, JanetJackson Elementary1 thru 5
iCanLearn!Roberts, KellyJohnston ElementaryKindergarten
To STEM-finity and Beyond!-building a culture for STEMRektenwald, JosieJohnston ElementaryThird Grade
Operation Classroom LibraryLoftin, TiffanyJohnston Elementary4
Investigation & Discovery - A Hands- on Science Experience for 4th GradersLoftin, TiffanyJohnston Elementary4
Adding iPad Minis to Our LearningKilton, SujanLee Elementary3
Up Close and PersonalHennessey, CatherineMadison Middle chool6 thru 8
NBA (Never Been Absent) & NFL (Never Found Late)Anderson, LaurenMann Middle School6 thru 8
3D Print my Engineering PrototypeObosky, ReginaldMann Middle School7,8
Mann Young Audiences WorkshopsWarren, AnnaMann Middle School6 thru 8
Building a Bigger & better book basket!Cano, HerminiaMartinez ElementaryKindergarten
Cushions Inspiring Us to ReadCarneiro, BarbaraMartinez Elementary5
Additional TeacherDouglas, FrankMartinez Elementary
Additional TeacherGomez, KathyMartinez Elementary
Capture the Memories!Morales, YolandaMartinez ElementaryK thru 5
Bright IdeasWills, GeraldineOrtiz Elementary3rd-Bilingual
Do You Want More Brain Power?Stephens, GlendaOrtiz ElementaryK
Tech Savvy ArtistsHoward, JenniferOrtiz ElementaryK-5
GarageBand CompositionJones, AlanReagan Elementary5th
Improving Reading Achievement through Academic EngagementJoiner, MandiReagan ElementaryK
Flexible Seating, Flexible LearningPacker, AmyTaylor Elementary2
Extreme Classroom Makeover, Taylor EditionHancock, KimberlyTaylor Elementary2
Busy Bodies and Busy Brains!Keesee, BrittneyTaylor Elementary3
Flexibly Focusing on the 4 C'sPatton, AmyTaylor Elementary3rd
Maximize Learning using iPadsHardin, JanetTaylor Elementary1st
We Want osMO technology!Ware, MeredithTaylor ElementaryK-5
Buckets of Fun: Music, Math, and Technology in the Music RoomGraham, TeresaTaylor Elementary2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
StoryStarter Classroom Solutions Lego EditionWoolf, CynthiaThomas Elementary2nd
Additional TeacherFlint, JuleenThomas Elementary
Additional TeacherJoyner, KristiThomas Elementary
Additional TeacherCampbell, KellyThomas Elementary
Additional TeacherGraham, ErinnThomas Elementary
Superkids!- a Kindergarden Reading ProgramReeves, BethWard ElementaryKindergarten
Additional TeacherHocke, KathyWard Elementary
Additional TeacherGallaway, JanetWard Elementary
Additional TeacherAnderson, EvanWard Elementary
Additional TeacherDunaway, AllisonWard Elementary
Community Connections: You and Me!Ladyman, CynthiaWard Elementary2 & 4 Grade
Additional TeacherLomax, BrittnyWard Elementary
Lead On: Connecting with a Library of LeadersLadyman, CynthiaWard Elementary2nd & 4th
Additional TeacherLomax, BrittnyWard Elementary
Connecting Reader, Creating Leaders, Succeeding Today While Reaching for TomorrowWalker, BillieWard Elementary4