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Celebration of Teaching Agenda

Join us for a day filled with inspiration, motivation, and impactful discussions at the Celebration of Teaching. Our carefully curated agenda promises to elevate your understanding of the ever-evolving educational landscape.

Event Agenda
Time Agenda Speaker
04:00 - 04:10


  • Brief event introduction (George Vigil)
  • Chinaka DomNwachukwu, Dean of the Watson College of Education
  • Sastry Pantula, Dean of the College of Natural Sciences
George Vigil
04:10 - 04:25 Keynote Speaker Dr. Erika Tejeda
04:25 - 04:30 Q & A --
04:30 - 04:35 Speaker: Project Impact (Male minority teacher pipeline) Dr. James Huff
04:35 - 04:45

Speaker: on the statistics and need of teachers

Ann Marie Sakrekoff

04:45 - 04:50 School District Speaker Wilson Cuellar
04:50 - 04:55

School District Speaker

Dr. Robert Morales
04:55 - 05:00 Opportunity Drawing Prize Arlena Allende
05:00 - 05:05 BREAK --


Breakout Rooms Sessions
Room Number Subject Area Facilitator/Moderator(s)

Science, Math, and PE

Veronica Gutierrez, Dr. David Maynard, Dr. Brice Scott
216 Elementary Juan Carlos Luna, Dr. Peet Smith
217 English Reyan Warren, Dr. Jordan Fullam

Social Science

Oscar Urena, Dr. Mark Groen
207/208 Art & Music Robyn Holt, Maricarmen Martinez-Solano
210/211 World Languages Eva Morales, Arturo Gutierrez
219 Special Education Danelle Scott, Dr. Shannon Sparks