can't-miss upcoming event for 6th-9th grade students

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karen green honored as 2017 administrator of the gifted!

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Our own incredible Karen Green, GT Coordinator (Secondary), has been named 2017 TAGT State Administrator of the Gifted!  This prestigious award celebrates Ms. Green's 18 years of passionate service to MISD's gt students.  "Karen Green is most deserving of this award, and has devoted her career to gifted education in McKinney and beyond. She is a one of a kind champion and works tirelessly for our community of learners! She radiates a little sparkle of joy wherever she goes!  We are beyond fortunate to have her in MISD!" - Jessica Fair, ALPHA teacher.  Please join us in congratulating her!


NEW Alpha Digital Learning Commons

The 3-D printers for the new ALPHA Digital Learning Commons are here!  funded through a $5000 texas association for the gifted & talented (TAGT) 2016 innovation in gifted award, the learning commons is unique in the North Texas Area.  alpha students at webb elementary (3rd-5th grades) will have opportunities to pursue their passions using 3-D printers, coding, programming, additional LEGO Mind Storm kits and other new technological innovations.  Thank you Jessica Fair, alpha science teacher & past Alps president, and TAGT!!


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