Meet your Brookwood Elementary Teachers
Every year we like to feature some of our Brookwood staff so parents and students can learn more about them. Read all of the 2017 features below:
Mrs. Gammon was interviewed by Kinder student Xander Rodriguez. Read their interview below and see if you can guess what her favorite flavor cake is!
Mrs. Dowling was interviewed by students Gabby Wheeler and Ava Hu. Get to know a little bit about her below:
Mrs. Torrance was interviewed by A.J. and Natalie Gammon. A beloved music teacher at Brookwood for 26 years, Mrs. Torrance will be retiring at the end of this year. Read about a few of her favorite things below:
Nurse Parks was interviewed by second grader Gianni Gamez. Read about her and some of her favorite things below:
Mrs. Martinez was interviewed by student Bryan Maldonado. Read about her and some of her favorite things below:
In honor of Administrative Professionals day this week we are featuring some of Brookwood's front office staff. Erika Gamez and Maria Olmedo were interviewed by 2nd grader Luke McEnery. See if you can guess which answer made Luke wonder if it was fact or fiction?
Sharon Polt was interviewed by 4th grader Adeline LeBlanc. Adeline was an attentive listener and got to learn about a few of Mrs. Polt's favorite things to do.
Mrs. Shamma was interviewed by student Surya Fincke. Read about her favorite Brookwood memory below:
Mrs. Campbell was interviewed by student Arturo Sanchez. Read about her love for travel below:
Houston native Mrs. Ali was interviewed by 3rd grade student Kenley Campell for this week's Meet the Teacher. Read more about Mrs. Ali's adventurous spirit below.
Students Mayra Torres (left) and Laney Carranza (right) interviewed 5th grade's Mrs. Yates (center) this week. Read the interview below:
Language Arts teacher Mrs. Stromme was interviewed by fourth grader Peyton Ponchak for this week's Meet the Teacher. Originally from Michigan, Stromme has been at Brookwood for 7 years. Read the interview below:
Kinder's Mrs. Woolery was interviewed by Jack Kinsey for this week's Meet the Teacher. Read about a few of her favorite things below.
Pre-K 3 teacher Ms. Cervantes is a native of Mexico, but has called Houston home for a long time! She was interviewed by Melanie Cruz. Turns out this teacher who loves to teach also loves to learn! Read about the new things she's trying out in her interview below.
Mrs. Rainwater was interviewed by two students this week. First Graders Charlie and Reagan learned that she loves crafts! Click the link below to read their interviews ! Charlie and Reagan's interviews
In honor of Counselor's week, Dr. Hon was interviewed by Kinder student Chloe Conoway. Read about her favorite place to travel below.
Originally from Hanna, Wyoming long time BWE staff, Coach Martin, was interviewed by second grader, Josh Lorfing, over lunch last week. Find out who her favorite author is below.
Long time teacher, Teresa Teaster, was interviewed by second grader, Analiese Rodriguez, who learned Mrs. Teaster has taught Brookwood for 24 years! Read about what famous person she would have dinner in the interview below.
PreK Teacher Marissa Gonzales loves to sing! Read her interview by student Melanie Herrera to learn more about her and her favorite music.
We think this week's Meet the Teacher and her family got a great holiday surprise over the winter break! Mrs. Grindstaff was interviewed by student Kirk Perrin. To lean more read their interview below!
This week Meet the Teacher features First Grade's Ms. Mabry interviewed by student Henry Stephens. Read their interview below.
This fun interview of Ms. Vincent by third grader Christopher Joiner included a salsa lesson! With 19 years of experience at Brookwood, Ms. Vincent has really learned to keep the kids on their toes! Read about her love of music and Christmas below.
Meet second grade teacher Kristin Gibson. Ms. Gibson is a first-year teacher who was interviewed by student Abby Kinsey. During the interview, Abby learned that Ms.Gibson is a dedicated football fan! To learn more about Ms. Gibson read her interview below.
Meet third grade teacher Julie Landry who was interviewed by student Audrey Stone. During the interview, Audrey discovered that Ms.Landry loves to crochet! Lear more about Mrs. Landry by reading Audrey's interview below.
Today’s Meet the Teacher highlights Fifth Grade’s Linda Barrington who was interviewed by student William Herbert. During the interview, William learned the fun fact that Mrs. Barrington’s birthday lands on a very exciting holiday and that she has been teaching at Brookwood since the school opened 26 years ago! Read the full notes below to learn more about Mrs. Barrington.
This week's Meet the Teacher features Fourth Grade's Ms. Nguyen as interviewed by Sophia Miller. Sophia discovered that Ms. Nguyen is a Houston native who has spent the last six of her 16 years as an educator with Brookwood Elementary. During the interview, Sophia learned that Ms. Nguyen's favorite song is from Kesha. Nguyen credited discovering students' different personalities to be among her favorite things as a teacher. Read the full interview notes to learn Ms. Nguyen's surprising fact and what fun job she would do if she wasn't a teacher!
Jenna and Ella interviewed their mom for our first Meet the Teacher week and helped us learn a little more about Principal Gouger. The Pearland native has spent 14 years as a principal, including the last two at Brookwood. Among her favorite things, Mrs. Gouger noted her love for watching kids learn and grow in character and spending time with family having game and movie nights. Read the girls' interview notes to learn more about Mrs. Gouger's favorite TV shows and what job she would do if she wasn't a principal!