Enjoy a free night of family fun at GISD’s second-annual technology event. Formerly named Digital Resources Carnival, TechFest features interactive and innovative instructional tools, tips to stay safe online, virtual reality activities, programmable robots and much more.
The Garland ISD Education Foundation (GEF) started the giving season early, surprising dozens of staff members with grants and scholarships in November. The GEF Prize Posse delivered $35,000 in grants and $12,000 in scholarships to teachers and paraprofessionals during its fall blitz.
Project SEARCH, a one-year program for students with disabilities, was recognized for its partnership with two local businesses—Atlas Copco and Baylor Scott & White Medical Center—during a ribbon cutting ceremony this fall.
Bob Morrison has announced his retirement and resignation as Superintendent of Schools for the Garland Independent School District. The board extends its best wishes to Dr. Morrison in his future endeavors.
Shugart ES students recently crafted and donated no-sew, fleece blankets to local animal shelters, thanks to local businesses and community members who gifted funds and materials for the kindness-themed project.