About Our Endeavor

  • Teach DentonVISION 

    A grow your own program within Denton ISD that provides a career path for Denton ISD students to become Denton ISD Teachers. 


    Teach Denton creates a talent pool that offers opportunities for Denton ISD students who exhibit natural teaching talents and traits


    • Identify Denton ISD students, in grades Pre-K - 12, who exhibit natural talents and traits.
    • Provide mentor support to those identified Denton ISD students who would be excellent candidates for Teach Denton
    • Increase the number of students in Education & Training Internship Program at the LaGrone Academy at the Advanced Technology Complex.
    • Monitor the number of former Denton ISD students who then return to their childhood communities as teachers.
    • Increased the diversity of new teachers hired to reflect the demographics of the community.

Teach Denton Academy

Advisory Committee

  • Jason Rainey
  • Jason Liewehr
  • Emily McLarty
  • Leah Zavala