The "Champions" are Round Rock ISD teachers with experience in and a passion for service-learning. Want to know more or have questions about how to get started? Don't be shy. Give them a call and get some ideas from a pro!

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  • Great Oaks Elementary, 4th grade
  • Integrated 4th grade IMM with a canned food and drive and hunger awareness project
  • Teacher website - Class website
  • To learn more about read here: Rachael Brunson
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Bill Earley - 2011 Winner of the John F. Ahrns Award for Environmental Education

  • Laurel Mountain Elementary, 5th gradebill_earley_2.jpg
  • Integrated 5th grade curriculum with outdoor nature preserve and garden on campus
  • Teacher website - Earley's Eagles
  • email

Pam Bartholomew

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  • McNeil HS, Biology and Enviromental Systems
  • Implemented environmental grant through the Green Club
  • Teacher website - Teacher website
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  • Old Town ES, Art
  • Uses service-learning in art classes, led Empty Bowl Festival
  • Teacher website - Teacher website
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  • Success High School, English/Language Arts
  • Has developed service-learning projects to address poverty, environment
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  • Hopewell MS, 6th Grade World Cultures
  • Has integrated preservation of a historic cemetery with Texas history
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  • Spicewood ES, 4th Grade
  • Has used service-learning with environmental science
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  • Hopwell MS, Reading Specialist, ELAR
  • Worked with middle schoolers to take action on the achievement gap
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  • Canyon Vista MS, Leadership
  • Integrates service into teen leadership classes
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