Azul Terronez (Agency)

speakerImage Biography: Azul Terronez is an international leader in project based learning, educational entrepreneurship, and innovative learning practices. He started his teaching career as an ESL/bilingual teacher in inner city Los Angeles where he also served as an assistant principal at the middle school in the Hawthorne Independent School District. He was a grade level principal for a 4000-student high school in Round Rock ISD and served as the leader for the ESL Department and Special Education for the entire campus. He was the principal of Hopewell Middle School, a suburban school in Round Rock, Texas and moved the school from low-performing to "Recognized." As the Associate Program Officer for the Texas High School Project for the Communities of Texas Foundation, Azul was responsible for the guidance of new STEM academies in the state. He was a consultant at New Tech High where he led the implementation of their innovative model in public school districts. Azul serves on the advisory board of