MPACT 2013 has ended

The Curriculum & Instruction Department of Manor ISD is pleased to announce MPACT.  Through MPACT, learners will be inspired to impact our students, exchange ideas with other teacher leaders, administrators, and community partners; and learn ways to engage and motivate our diverse student population. This teaching and learning institute is appropriate for all of us because we are interested in "Impacting Student Achievement Through Engaged, Aligned Classrooms."  

We encourage you to arrive early for check in to get your swag bag and to start your day networking with your fellow MISD educators before the sessions begin . Click here to download a pdf version of the full progam for MPACT. It will provide you with tips on how to make the most of your day. Additionally, SCHED Planner is the tool you will use to build your personal itinerary for MPACT. Most sessions are designed for any audience and  sessions are faciliated by your peers and some guest speakers. If you are unsure how to register, watch this video.

Star the sessions that you would like to attend. Choose only ONE session per timeslot. It will be important that you bring your technology since we will not have paper copies available and any updates to sessions and session locations will be available on this site only. Remember to bookmark the mobile app or print your schedule before you come. Dress comfortably as there are some sessions that will be very interactive. Finally, check out all of our participating vendors and exhibitors. Stop by their tables to hear and/or see what they have to offer. You never know what types of goodies you will pick up at their tables or what you may win at the end of the day.  See you at MPACT! 


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Lucy Cochrane

Manor Independent School District Central Office Administration
Director of Dropout Prevention
Manor, TX
Lucy is the Director of Dropout Prevention. She was asked to develop this new department 5 years ago because of her extensive experience work in Curriculum & Instruction. In addition to this role, she serves as the TTIPS District Grant Shephered for Manor ISD. She has also served as the lead administrator for Curriculum & Instruction, Accountability, Assessment, ESL/Bilingual, Gifted and Talented, Summer School, District Advisory Team, and Technology. Mrs. Cochrane began her teaching career as a math teacher and coach at Manor High School and received her Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts degrees from the University of Texas at Austin. She has also worked as a teacher supervisor for San Marcos CISD and Southwest Texas State University and as an Apple Education Consultant for Apple. She also helped write the Long Range Plan for Technology for the Texas Education Agency. Lucy has worked for Manor ISD for a total of 22 years and counting.