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Full Name
Naveen Cunha
School/Organization
Bryan Independent School District
Job Title
8th grade robotics teacher, STEM academy coordinator
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Bryan Independent School District
Bio

I am Indian in origin.  I grew up overseas going to school in India Saudi Arabia, high school in England and college in Texas.  I received a BS in Geology and am certified in Earth and Physical Science, Computer Science, and Technology Education.  I taught 5th and 6th grade math and science for 15 years.  During that time, I received the Presidential Award for Science Teaching.  I was a finalist for NASA's educator astronaut program and served a two-year fellowship with NASA's office of education.  I spent a year as a middle school science specialist at an education service center before returning to the classroom teaching engineering and robotics and starting our district's STEM academy.