Category: Teachers

Michael Stringer elected president of the TMEA

Arlington ISD’s Assistant Director of Fine Arts elected President of the Texas Music Educators Association

June 7, 2021
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Music. It can give us goosebumps, drive us to tears, and even involuntarily nod our heads and tap our feet. There is no denying the emotional impact music has on humans. We’ve been creatively developing ways of self-expression for nearly 40,000 years through dance, song, music and the visual arts. Used as ritual, story, and…

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Michelle Quigley, Peach librarian, wins grant from Laura Bush Foundation

Peach Elementary librarian wins grant from Laura Bush Foundation

May 19, 2021
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Michelle Quigley also won grant from HEB Peach Elementary librarian Michelle Quigley can finally let everyone know she’s a big winner. Quigley was awarded a $5,000 grant from the Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries. The former First Lady was on the “The Kelly Clarkson Show” Tuesday to make the announcements, and Quigley was also…

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Knox Elementary teacher Elizabeth Brock honored by Dallas Cowboys as a Class Act Teacher of the Month

Knox Elementary Teacher Recognized as Cowboys Class Act

May 11, 2021
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Teacher awarded $3,000 for classroom supplies The Dallas Cowboys bus and team mascot Rowdy don’t just show up to elementary schools every day. Every once in a while, they make an exception for extraordinary teachers like Elizabeth Brock from Knox Elementary. Brock was in for a sweet surprise Monday morning as she and her class…

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