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Dr. Bob Morrison

Dr. Morrison, a 27-year educator, came to Garland ISD after serving as Superintendent in Mansfield ISD. Prior to his Superintendent role, Morrison also served as Mansfield’s Deputy Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent of Secondary Schools, and Director of Student Services. He traveled to Texas in 2003, following a successful tenure in Oklahoma public schools as a teacher, coach, assistant principal and high school principal. Dr. Morrison was honored in 2002 as the State of Oklahoma Secondary Principal of the Year. That same year, as the principal of Edmond Memorial High School, his school received the National Blue Ribbon distinction. Dr. Morrison is among a select group of superintendents in the state of Texas to serve in the Future-Ready Superintendents Program, and he contributes to the group’s continued visioning document, “Creating a New Vision for Public Education in Texas.” Dr. Morrison is one of twenty superintendents nation-wide asked by College Board to serve on their superintendent's advisory council. Student Advanced Placement test participation in Garland ISD grew from 3380 to 11,000 in three short years. National Merit Scholatship semi-finalist and finalist numbers tripled in three years. As a school superintendent, Morrison has led many innovative developments such as the 1-on-1 iPad initiative for high school and middle school students and teachers, two districtwide Strategic Plans, and the development, construction, and completion of a 5,500-seat auditorium, in addition to a teacher professional development center and two career and technical centers. He also championed a successful $455.5-million bond passage for Garland ISD in the fall of 2014. He received his Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from the University of Phoenix, his Superintendent Certificate from the University of Oklahoma, a Master of Education from the University of Central Oklahoma, and a Bachelor of Science in Education from Oklahoma Baptist University.
Traveling From: 
Dallas, Texas

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