About the Teacher

Mrs. Christine Grimm

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of General Studies Gifted and Talented Certification

Mrs. Christine Grimm

Mrs Grimm is a 2006 graduate of West Texas A&M University. Her career as an educator began in Lancaster ISD 11 years ago and she has been a G/T Specialist for the last 8 years. She has presented at TAGT (Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented) on meeting the needs of gifted learners.

Mrs. Grimm believes that all students deserve opportunities to work collaboratively, be inspired by their surroundings, and stay curious. In her classroom hands-on learning is the norm as students chart their own course for learning and discovery.  

 

G/T Service Schedule

Monday - Wednesday   Pleasant Run Elementary

Thursday - Friday         Rosa Parks/Millbrook

About the Teacher

Mrs. J. Deniece Frideley

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Degrees and Certifications:

Gifted and Talented Certification ESL Certification Bachelor Degree of Communications

Mrs. J. Deniece Frideley

Mrs. Frideley is a graduate of Texas Tech University.  This is her 16th year teaching and 7th year with Exploration Academy.  The majority of her educational career has been spent in Lancaster ISD. 

Mrs. Frideley strongly believes that students should take ownership of their learning and set goals.  In her classroom, students complete Genius Hour Projects and give TED Talks.  Students as young as Kindergarteners have the opportunity to complete project based learning and research projects.  

Her educational philosophy is that it takes a village to raise a child and enjoys partnerering with both educators and parents to help them understand their child’s gifts.

Deniece Frideley is also an advocate for Gifted Education and has given multiple presentations about the amazing things her students are doing at the Texas Association for Gifted and Talented.

 

G-T Service Schedule:

Monday - Tuesday: Belt Line Elementary

Wednesday - Friday: Houston Elementary