Get to know the HISD Office of Talent Teacher Appreciation Award winner from Milne ES

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?

A: Math

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.