Melissa Tillson: Social Studies Instructor
Subject: 11th Grade United States History from 1877
Phone: 512-278-4875 ext: 8109
MA History, State University of New York at Oswego
BA History, Education, State University of New York at Oswego
M.Ed. Educational Leadership, Texas State at San Marcos (Anticipated May 2017)
Ms. Tillson was born and raised in Valhalla, New York. She moved from New York State to Texas in August 2014.
Previously Ms. Tillson taught for eight years at the Academy of Our Lady of Good Counsel High School, White Plains, NY. Classes taught there included: World History and Geography 9th and 10th grades; American History and Advanced Placement United States History, to 11th grade.
This is her third year at Manor New Tech! This is her second year teaching US History. Previously she taught World Geography and Psychology.
In addition to teaching, Ms. Tillson is partaking in the Manor ISD & Texas State at San Marcos, Masters in Educational Leadership Program, where she is enjoying working towards her second master's degree, and continuing as a life long learner.
When not teaching, or formally learning in graduate school, she is cycling or working on her Cyclocross skills. She also enjoys spending time with her dog, and being outdoors with family and friends. She also enjoys learning and playing new board games.