Cecilia Briones

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Cecilia Briones

  • This is my 8th year at Fort Hancock Middle School
  • I teach 7th grade Texas History and 8th grade US History
  • I received my bachelor of arts in political science from Grinnell College in 1992.
  • I completed my teaching coursework at Sul Ross State University in 1998.
  • I have been married for 15 years and I have one dog named Grizzly, a Saint Bernard. 
  • I have 6 brothers and sisters and my parents live in El Paso, Texas. 
  • I taught high school world geography at another district for 14 years before arriving at my current position in Fort Hancock. 
  • I incorporate the use of interactive student notebook (ISN) every day in my class
  • My goals for this year include enhancing my students note taking skills, study skills, reading skills and overall understanding of the History of Texas and the United States.
  • I hope to teach every day with compassion, patience, and wisdom and to give glory to God in everything I do.