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  • Baylor College of Medicine Academy at Ryan Camp Med

    Baylor College of Medicine Academy at Ryan students are spending a couple of fun filled weeks meeting new friends, teachers, and getting ready for the new school year. Baylor College of Medicine has developed a curriculum focussing on microbiology for the new sixth graders.

  • Autism, No Barriers

    Meet 10-year-old Patrick, one of 1,375 Houston ISD students living with autism. Patrick, diagnosed with severe autism, came to Port Houston Elementary an aggressive and very frustrated child. With the guidance of an incredibly dedicated teacher and school staff, his behavior has dramatically improved and he has become the life of the classroom.

  • HISD Within Our Walls Spring 2013

    The Spring 2013 edition of “Within Our Walls” hosted by HISD Superintendent Terry Grier features stories on the district’s HILZ academies where students can graduate from high school with an associate’s degree in a technical career, refugee students in HISD, leadership in special education, and Harris County Sheriff and HISD almunus Adrian Garcia. The half-hour television program also takes a behind-the-scenes look at the district’s Food Services Deparment and its recent improvements to serve HISD students healthier menu items.

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  • HISD Within Our Walls—Fall 2012 Edition

    In the Fall 2012 edition of “Within our Walls”, host Superintendent Terry Grier showcases several initiatives at HISD including a revised and revamped curriculum, an update on the district’s Apollo 20 school turnaround program, and a middle school pilot program launched in partnership with the author of the best selling book “Teach Lke A Champion”.

  • HISD Within our Walls March 2012

    The March 2012 edition of “Within Our Walls” hosted by HISD Superintendent Terry Grier features stories on the district’s new appraisal and development system for teachers, the Martin Luther King Jr. Early Childhood Center, and the High School Ahead which is an overage middle school designed to get kids back on track to graduate with their peers. The half-hour television program also takes a behind-the-scenes look at the district’s Construction and Facility Services department and recent improvements made to the […]

  • Within Our Walls – March 9, 2012

    Within Our Walls – March 9, 2012

    The March 2012 edition of “Within Our Walls” hosted by HISD Superintendent Terry Grier features stories on the district’s new appraisal and development system for teachers, the Martin Luther King Jr. Early Childhood Center, and the High School Ahead which is an overage middle school designed to get kids back on track to graduate with their peers. The half-hour television program also takes a behind-the-scenes look at the district’s Construction and Facility Services department and recent improvements made to the […]

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  • HISD Within our Walls: Briarmeadow K-8

    Principal Peter Heinz and his team of teachers at HISD’s Brianmeadow Charter School make reading an everyday priority for students through the schools “Daily 5″ program. The program involves five components: read to self, read to someone else, listen to someone reading, do extra words work, and write.

  • HISD WOW (Within Our Walls) MLK Early Childhood Center

    Take a look at some of the amazing things happening within the walls of the Houston Independent School District. Learn more about the MLK Early Childhood Center is this video.