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Pat Goodwin


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Contact Info:

Work Phone:


Conference Times:

8:40 - 9:30

About Me

Educational History:

Texas A&M University Commerce

East Texas State University

Bonham High School

Degrees and Certifications:



  • Texas A&M Commerce: Master of Science Learning Technology Information Systems/Media & Technology - May 2010
  • East Texas State University: Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies - August 1993



Elementary Education

  • 8 grades (Elementary History, Self-Contained)
  • 4 -8 grades (Mathematics, Science)

Secondary Education 6th - 12th grades

  • History, Reading, Art, Speech Communications, Social Studies Composite

All level

  • Special Education
  • English as a Second Language Supplemental

GT Certified

Professional Development:


  • TAKS/STAAR Review Foldable – 5th Grade Science
    • Region 10 CScope Convention, CScope State Convention, CAST, Region 6 CScope Convention, Region 4 AGC Access to the General Curriculum Institute
  • Color Your Way Through the 5th Grade Science STAAR
    • CAST, Region 6 Conference, Region 4 AGC
  • WOW Wednesday: Without Worksheets Wednesday
    • TCEA, Region 10, CAST
  • Full STEAM ahead into Digital Interactive Science Journals
    • CAST 2016, TCEA 2017, CAST 2017
  • Recipe for Success using Google Classroom
    • CAST 2016, TCEA 2017
  • ​​​Welcome to Google Classroom & 21st Century Skills
    • TCEA 2018

Professional Organization

TAGT – Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented

TCEA – Texas Computer Education Association

STAT – Science Teachers Association of Texas

Integrated Mathematics and Science Enhancement Institute

Conferences Attended:

CAST – Conference for the Advancement of Science Teachers

Gifted Plus – Serving the Under Served

TCEA – Texas Computer Education Association

TMRA – Texas Minning Reclamation Association


Current Position:

Bonham ISD Gifted & Talented Coordinator 1st – 6th Grade

This starts my 10th year with Bonham ISD and my 24th year in Public Education

Previous Position:

  • Bonham Independent School District:
    • Gifted & Talented Coordinator & Pull-Out Teacher
    • Classroom Teacher – 6th Grade Math and Science
    • 6th Grade Science Curriculum Design
    • 4th – 6th Grade Robotics Instruction
    • District Instructional Technology Specialist 2013 – 2015
  • Quinlan Independent School District: 2007 – 2013
    • Teacher 5th-grade science and social studies
    • Campus technology specialist
    • Campus UIL director
  • Trailblazers Health Enterprises Blue Cross/Blue Shield: June 2001 – June 2007
    • Data analysis II, provider relationship research specialist, training specialist
  • Allen Independent School District: 2000 – 2001
    • Teacher world geography - 9th grade


  • Richardson Independent School District, Lake Highland Junior High: 1999 – 2000
    • Teacher American history and reading improvement
  • Sam Rayburn Independent School District: 1996 – 1999
    • 1996-1997 5th grade self-contained
    • 1997-1999 High School 8th - 12th; History, Art, Government, Economics, Speech, Drama, Director One-Act Play
  • Howe Independent School District, Howe Middle School: 1993 – 1996
    • Teacher 6th - 8th grade Texas History, Reading Improvement, Art

Family Information:

I have been married for 42 years to Ronnie Goodwin. We have 2 children, Lee and Courtney. Lee and his wife, Megan, have three wonderful children, Clint, Gracie, and Hadley. They will soon have a new addition Oliver born in August or September. Lee is a paramedic here in Bonham, TX. Courtney teaches Ag. Mechanics at Commerce High School.  Megan serves as the Reading Intervention Specialist & Dyslexia Teacher at Commerce Elementary School.

Personal Information:

When not teaching or working on lessons for school, I enjoy reading, watching TV, and going for Ranger rides with my family. 

I also love to spend time with my new grandchildren.

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Contact Pat Goodwin

School Phone:
Conference Time:
8:40 - 9:30