Dr. Spilman has twenty-one years of experience working in public schools, and has been an adjunct professor at University of Houston-Downtown for eight years. He is a gold level writing teacher of teachers with Abydos Literacy Learning and is also a grammar and reading teacher of teachers. He participated in the Rice University School Mathematics Project where he learned effective strategies for the teaching of mathematics. In 2015, he received the Sue German Award from Abydos Literacy Learning for embodying the characteristics of: loyalty, grace, selflessness, honesty, and dedication to teaching, and in the Spring of 2021 he was recognized by the Children's Museum of Houston with the Martel Award for Excellence in Education.
Dr. Spilman defended his dissertation and graduated in May 2021 with a Doctor of Education degree in Literacy from the University of Houston. He also has a masters degree in school leadership from the University of Houston-Clear Lake and a bachelor degree in Elementary Education from Lamar University in Beaumont, Tx. His two sons, Jacob and Luke, keep him very busy with extra-curricular activities, piano lessons, and swim team. We all look forward to a fantastic year!
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- Birthday: February 10th
- Color: Blue, Yellow
- Food: Fruits, Vegetables (vegetarian)
- Drink: Jamba Juice (orange dream machine)
- Restaurant: Olive Garden, Zoës Kitchen
- Stores: Target and Amazon
- Collect: Cookbooks, Salt and Pepper Shakers