Degrees and Certifications:
Relay Graduate School of Education: Masters of Arts in Teaching University of Delaware: Honors Bachelors of Arts in History and Political Science Texas Standard Teaching Certificate History 9-12; Social Studies 9-12; Core 4-8
Ms. Avis Rodriguez
Ms. Avis Rodriguez is a Leadership & Diplomacy Pathway Teacher at HAIS. She teaches the first two courses in the pathway: Principles of Government and Political Science 1. Additionally, she is the Debate Coach, Model UN Sponsor, Student World Affairs Council Sponsor, and assists with Study Abroad at HAIS. This will be Ms. Rodriguez' sixth year teaching in the Houston Area and her third year teaching at HAIS.
Before coming to HAIS in the 2018-2019 school year she taught Math for three years at KIPP: Connect MS in Gulfton/Sharpstown.
She received her Honors B.A. in History and Political Science with a minor in Economics at the University of Delaware and her M.A. in Teaching from Relay Graduate School of Education. She is currently working on her MSc in Education from the University of Glasgow.
As an undergraduate at UDel Ms. Rodriguez studied abroad in Argentina, Spain, and London and traveled to over ten different countries.
Whenever she finds a spare moment Ms. Rodriguez enjoys watching sports (all sports), reading, camping, yoga, traveling, and volunteering at the rodeo.