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UPDATE:  We have started the year in our new school, and TAG math classes are already underway!  The below message is from a few years ago and needs just a little updating... I now have a seven month old baby boy named Charlie who already loves going to his school while I am here teaching TAG.  I have learned so much about TAG and UP over the last two years and am excited to continue to work with this community to grow these young minds!  
 
Mrs. Myers
 
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I am so excited to be a new member of University Park Elementary! With meeting so many wonderful members of the learning community this week, I feel right at home. I have been a Bradfield Elementary Fourth Grade teacher for three years, and prior to that experience I taught in Plano ISD for five years in both fourth grade and fifth grade classrooms. Graduating from Texas Tech University with a Bachelor Degree in Human Development and Family Studies and a Master Degree in Elementary Education, I quickly feel in love with extending the learning of my TAG students in the regular education classroom. I followed this passion to learn more about how to challenge my students every moment of the day through the SMU Gifted/Talented Endorsement Program. Given this opportunity to put my practice and passion in motion, I plan on partnering with you to build a challenging yet supportive environment that invites your child to grasp at opportunities to make great strides in learning. This year will be exciting for another reason, I am getting married in December to a fellow Red Raider, Mitch Myers. Mitch is accustomed to the teaching world because his mother is a retired teacher and was even prepared to help me set up my new classroom! I was already overjoyed my family is growing bigger this year, and now I am thrilled beyond words by adding my new University Park family as well. I look forward to meeting all of you and your children very soon.
 

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REMINDER!!!! Parents of new to TAG students meeting tomorrow 9/19

All parents of students who are new to TAG Math or Explorations this school year are invited to a parent meeting tomorrow from 2-3 in the TAG classroom (3rd floor- between 3rd and 4th grade pods).  Can't wait to meet all of you tomorrow!  

Follow our TAG class on Instagram: UPTAGMYERS

Spotlight today on second grade Explorations Inventors and second grade TAG math classes.  Check us out on instagram at uptagmyers.  This is a private account so request access, and I will approve.  If you are concerned that I will not recognize you from your user name, feel free to email me to give me a heads up of your unique name.