Ecolab awards $50,000 in grants to district teachers
Over the past 28 years, Ecolab has donated more than $800,000 to GISD teachers. This year, 49 educators were awarded $50,000 Sept. 4.
GISD-issued iPads enhance classroom
In an effort to encourage mobility, technology use and student success, GISD armed every teacher with an iPad in the spring, encouraging 21st-century learning.
Misty Parmer named Jupiter Chevrolet’s Teacher of the Month
Garland ISD’s Teacher of the Month car is starting the year at Shugart Elementary School. Misty Parmer was surprised by Jupiter Chevrolet Sept. 4.
Garland, Sachse mayors encourage PTA participation
At the Garland ISD Council of PTAs first meeting of 2014-15, Garland Mayor Douglas Athas and Sachse Mayor Pro Tem Jeff Bickerstaff declared “Join Your Local PTA Week."