Rising to the Challenge Stories

In times of uncertainty, stories can strengthen us. Stories can connect us. They inspire us. Let’s look back at Texas educators, school leaders, and students who have risen to challenges in their lives so we can do the same.

The PACE Story: Finding Hope and Success in School
Lessons from a Leaders Journey
From Migrant Farmer to Future Teacher
I am Parades Pride
Teaching from the Heart
High School at a Higher Degree

Overcoming the Odds: Opportunity in Brownsville ISD Empowers Students
Poverty Does Not Define Destiny
Transforming a School Through Grit and Grace