Curriculum & Instruction

Most of the curriculum development in Garland ISD is overseen by the Department of Curriculum & Instruction.

The curriculum is based upon the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) curriculum standards approved by the State Board of Education.

If you would like to contact the Department of Curriculum & Instruction, it is located in the:

Harris Hill Administrative Building
501 S. Jupiter Rd.
Garland, TX 75042

FAX # 972-487-3214

Office Mailbox # 109

ELA Coordinators 972-487-3990
Secondary ELAR Coordinator (Grades 6-12) Lori A. Elliott
Intermediate ELA/R Coordinator (Grades 3-5) Myra Crump
Primary ELA/R Coordinator (Grades PreK-5) Doris Montayne
Mathematics Coordinators 972-487-3039
Secondary Mathematics Coordinator (Grades 6-12) Sandi Whitley
Elementary Mathematics Coordinator (Grades PreK-5) Traci Vickery
Science Coordinators 972-487-3038
Secondary Science Coordinator (Grades 6-12) Laurel Dingrando
Elementary Science Coordinator (Grades PreK-5) Tina Garrett
Social Studies Coordinator 972-487-3990
PK-12 Social Studies Coordinator (Grades PK-12) Caleb Tolleson
Languages Other Than English Coordinator 972-487-3036
PreK - 12 LOTE Coordinator (Grades PreK-12) Standra Johnson
Health/PE Coordinator 972-487-3038
Health/PE Coordinator (Grades PreK-12) Louise Gartrell
Technology Integration Coordinator 972-487-3039
Technology Integration & Staff Development Coordinator (Grades PreK-12) Dr. Jasna Aliefendic
Library/Media Services 972-494-8230
Grades PreK-12 Teena Garvin


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