The superintendent for one of the more substantial university districts in West Texas has been honored.
Earlier this 7 days, the Texas PTA (Texas Parents and Lecturers Association) declared statewide award recipients for the 2020-2021 university 12 months.
Frenship ISD Superintendent Dr. Michelle McCord was named the Texas PTA’s 2021 Superintendent of the 12 months.
“It is Texas PTA’s privilege to emphasize the folks who function tirelessly in our state’s public schools to make a distinction,” claimed Texas PTA President Suzi Kennon. “We feel that pupil good results is best fostered by collaboration in between dad and mom, people and instructors – that is particularly what these administrators and educators enable make a actuality every single working day.”
Texas PTA notes that they request nominations in the course of each individual faculty year for fantastic educators. The Texas PTA says they, “Realize superb educators whose perform embodies the association’s mission, improves student studying environments, and specifically require students’ mother and father and people in their faculty everyday living.”
Dr. McCord’s nomination reads in section: “Dr. McCord comes from a counseling qualifications, so she is acutely conscious of the require for father or mother schooling and family members involvement. She very first styles this in her individual habits. I firmly think that just her existence allows folks know that she encourages all of our local community to support our schools and our individuals.”
The other Texas PTA 2021 Superb Educator of the Year Award recipients were: Mrs. Samantha Pettit, Mansfield ISD, Elementary School Trainer of the Calendar year Dr. Carrine Saenz, Austin ISD, Elementary Faculty Principal of the Calendar year Teresa Cuellar, Harlingen ISD, Secondary Trainer of the Calendar year and Dr. Michael Curl, Humble ISD, Secondary Principal of the Calendar year.
The award recipients have been invited to go to the Converse of Texas Luncheon on July 31, 2022, all through Texas PTA’s once-a-year conference in Grapevine. In the course of this occasion, the award recipients will be identified for their achievements.
“The Talk of Texas Luncheon, all through the association’s Start conference, is a extremely unique function,” reported Texas PTA Director of Gatherings and Programs Magen Davis. “More than an awards ceremony, it is a assortment of priceless moments involving our volunteers and the men and women who really glow in our faculties and university districts.”
Dr. McCord was named the Superintendent of Frenship ISD in November of 2015. She earlier served as Frenship ISD’s Deputy Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent of Administrative Solutions from May possibly 2010-Oct 2015.