Who are The 3 Tech Ninjas??
Born in Westfield, Mass., 1970
1988 - 1990 Sam Houston State University
1990 - 1992 Valencia Community College, Associates Degree
1992 - 1993 University of Central Florida, BS in Education 1-8 with Math
Stacey Huffine graduated from Southwest High School in Ft Worth, TX in 1988. She then went on to attend SHSU for two years before following her love (Mike) to Florida and finishing school there. After graduation from UCF they moved back to Texas (of course) and started making plans for their wedding in September.
1st - 8th grade Certified
Distance Education, Web Publisher Certification Program, Texas A&M - 2000
Technology Coordinator Certification Program Texas A&M - 2001
Google Apps Qualified Trainer 2012
Stacey has been with Waller ISD since 1994. The first four years were as a 3rd grade teacher teaching math and science. She then took a position as the campus technologist on an elementary campus and has loved doing that ever since. She currently works at Fields Store Elementary with fellow Ninja, Todd.
Stacey grew up in an Air Force household and moved pretty consistently as a child. As a result she loved to travel and see new places. She has traveled to Hawaii, Japan, Italy, Austria, Yugoslavia, Germany, San Marino and Puerto Rico. She hopes to travel more and one day visit Australia and Ireland, but with three kids that has gotten difficult :-)
Born in Seguin,Tx, 1985
2003-2005 , Blinn Jr. College
2005-2007, Texas A&M University, BS in Interdisciplinary Studies
2008-2010, Lamar University, Masters in School Administration
Todd Nesloney graduated from Brenham High School in 2003. He then went on to attend Blinn Jr. College in Brenham, and graduated from Texas A&M in 2007 with a Bachelors in Interdisciplinary Studies. He then attended Lamar University and graduated in 2010 with a Masters in School Administration.
Early Childhood - 6th Grade (Generalist)
SMART Exemplary Educator
While he was a senior in high school, Todd worked at Krause Elementary with Kindergarten through his Ready, Set, Teach program. After graduating High School, Todd got a job working at Brenham Elementary as a computer lab aide and a teacher's aide through the "Grow Your Own" program. He continued to work three days a week at Brenham Elementary all throughout his college career. After graduating from Texas A&M, Todd got his first teaching job at Fields Store Elementary in Waller, Texas. He taught 4th grade math for two years, and is in his fourth year of teaching 5th grade math. In addition to teaching math, Todd leads the Nationally Recognized Fields Store Elementary Student Council, is in the Region IV Math Collaborative, Mentors new 5th Grade Teachers, and leads staff developments for his district. Todd was also named the Campus Teacher of the Year for the 2011-2012 school year. Todd was also recognized by the National School Board Association as one of their "20 to Watch" for 2013, the Center for Digital Education chose him as one of their "Top 40 Innovators in Education" and he was selected by the White House as a "Champion of Change".
Technology has always been something Todd has been passionate about. He has attended the state technology conference (TCEA) 6 of the seven years that he has worked for Waller ISD. He has even presented at TCEA. He is committed to finding new and innovative ways to bring technology into the classroom.
In April of 2012, Todd married Liz. Todd and Liz currently live in Brenham, Texas and Todd is very active in his church, Brenham's First Baptist. He volunteers with the youth and children's ministries often.