Pine Tree ISD will welcome teachers and staff back to a new year at the Back to School Convocation on Wednesday, August 19 at 9:00 a.m. in the Pine Tree Road Auditorium.
Teachers and staff will be treated to a Back to School breakfast provided by the PTISD Child Nutrition Department.
This year's convocation speaker Educator and Author Angela Maiers. She will be speaking on "Passion Matters: Liberating the Genius in All of Us".
Maiers is the author of six books, including Classroom Habitudes and The Passion-Driven Classroom. She is the founder of Choose2Matter, a global movement that challenges and inspires students to work collaboratively to develop innovative solutions to social problems. She is an alumna of the University of Iowa where she earned her Bachelor's in Education and her Master's in Educational Supervision and Reading. Pine Tree students first day of class is August 24.