Dr. Annette Tielle Explains The Many Hats Superintendents Wear, Why Reading Is Fundamental And How Schools Build Community (Education)
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Go behind the ballot with us as we have an enlightening conversation with Dr. Annette Tielle, the superintendent of Del Valle ISD. The foundation of her work is her extensive background in literacy. In this episode, she joins Claire Campos O'Neal and Nichole Abshire to walk us through her leadership philosophy in managing her staff. She helps us understand the funding structure of public education in Texas and what that looks like on the ground in a school district like Del Valle ISD. Dr. Tielle shares anecdotes that illustrate why she’s committed to public education and explains the accountability system in Texas. She also informs listeners about how citizens can get involved and some misconceptions about charter schools.