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Hempstead ISD Curriculum Department

Mission Statement:

The Mission of the Hempstead Independent School District Curriculum Department is to create, monitor, and support the adopted curriculum by providing professional development, coaching, and data disaggregation with faculty and staff in order to increase student achievement.

Vision Statement:

Our Vision is to foster rigorous, relevant, and purposeful learning atmospheres.

The Curriculum Department believes that/in:

Every Stakeholder Can Grow
Research Based Teaching practices
Meaningful Instruction Yields High Results
Building Positive Learning Relationships
Learner Centered Environments Create Engagement

Hempstead ISD Curriculum Team:

Melissa Skinner Executive Director of Curriculum & Instruction
Mary Bethel Secondary ELA Instructional Coach
Cyndi Dull 
Secondary Math Instructional Coach
Stephanie Piper K-12 Science Instructional Coach
Debra Woolley K-12 Social Studies Instructional Coach
Kristy Eckermann K-2 Reading/Math & 4th Writing Instructional Coach

3rd-5th Reading/Math Instructional Coach
Peter Zimeri PK-12 Bilingual/ESL Instructional Coach
Cindy Jenkins K-12 GT Teacher
Yuki Yamaguchi
Coordinator of Bilingual/ESL & Testing
Courtney Williams
Director of Special Education
Traci Chandler
Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director of Curriculum & Instruction