South Texas Literacy Coalition Excellence in School Librarianship Award
On Saturday, October 3rd SISD Lead Librarian /Sharyland High School Librarian Nicole H. Cruz was honored at the South Texas Literacy Coalition Gala. Mrs. Cruz was nominated for the honor by UTRGV Librarian Billy Cryer. Mr. Cryer stated, "I've always been really impressed by her passion for students and for encouraging literacy and reading. She works more than 40 hours a week and has never complained. I think, for me, that's why she's a big inspiration. She's really selfless."
Dr. Ida Acuña-Garza, Executive Director of the Coalition, said "She's very dynamic, enthusiastic and a positive role model. She shares with kids; she helps them be creative and develop creativity.
Photo Credit: Congressman Ruben Hinojosa and wife Martha pose with Nicole Cruz and her daughter Anastasia.