The HISD Office of Talent surprised Milne Elementary School’s Briana May with its Teacher Appreciation Award.
May has been with HISD for three years and is a dedicated first grade teacher and campus leader.
“It’s been a hard year, and I know a lot of people put a lot of work into it, so just knowing that it’s going noticed is very special to me,” May said.
Get to know more about May below:
Q: What was your favorite subject in school?
Q: What is your favorite book?
A: “Those Shoes”
Q: Where is your favorite place to eat in Houston?
A: Whataburger. I’m not from here, so when I got to find out about it, I’m a big fan.
Q: What made you become a teacher?
A: My mom is actually a teacher, so just growing up, going to school with her, seeing how she set up her classroom, and hearing from her really inspired me.
Q: What is your hope for your students this year?
A: That they grow both academically, as well as social-emotionally, especially with everything that’s gone on.