Welcome to the #GROWRISD19 Conference app!  Be sure to refresh your app to get the latest conference and program updates!  Additional information is also available on the conference website at www.growrisd.com 

Please note, you can order a box lunch from Jason’s Deli to be delivered to you at the conference!  Please check out ordering links below if you are interested:
For Sandwiches order at  https://gameday.jasonsdeli.com/app/events/556VWJXPWY
For Salads order at https://gameday.jasonsdeli.com/app/events/MCAARZD9HP


Shana Gaines

Richardson ISD
K-6 Music Specialist
Mark Twain and Richardson Terrace Elementary
Shana currently teaches K-6 music at Mark Twain Elementary and Richardson Terrace Elementary in Richardson ISD where she has special interests in Orff and Kodaly, STEM integration, and TBRI strategies. Shana has previously served as a special education teacher in Richardson ISD, taught Algebra I, Geometry, Consumer Math at The Winston School in Dallas and also served as their director of bands and choruses. Currently, Shana also serves as a part time director of the Wilshire Wind Symphony at Wilshire Baptist Church in Dallas. Shana has a BM in Church Music from Union University, MM in Church Music with an emphasis in Music Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and MEd in School Leadership from Lamar University. For the 2019-20 school year, Shana is a Teach Plus DFW Policy Fellow, influencing education policy at the local and state levels. Shana lives in Wylie with husband Ron, daughter Abigail (who will be a student at Dobie Primary this fall), cat Snowbelle, and dog Kamara. Shana enjoys watching college football, cooking, and crafting.

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, July 24

11:00am CDT

Thursday, July 25

1:00pm CDT


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