Buckaroo Spotlight: Sept 1

Highlighting the people who make our district GREAT!

The Buckaroo Spotlight is on...DANNY DAVID!

We have a great staff at BISD, and we want you to get to know them a little better!

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DANNY DAVID

What is your position with BISD?

8th Grade History/Coach


How many years have you been with Breckenridge ISD?

First year


How many total years do you have in education?

27th


Share a little bit about your family.

Cameron David 8th grade BJHS, Claire David BHS 9th. My oldest son is in college at University of Incarnate Word and plays baseball there.


Where did you grow up (hometown)?

Duncan Oklahoma


If you attended or are attending college, where did you go?

Bachelor: Universtiy of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, Masters: Cameron University


If you are a teacher, where have you taught previously? If you are not a teacher, what other jobs have you held prior to coming to BISD?

Duncan, Oklahoma, Lawton Oklahoma, Chickasha Oklahoma and Durant Oklahoma


Describe your favorite teacher growing up.

Mrs. Joann Pierce instilled the importance of reading.


What was your favorite subject in school?

Social Studies


Why did you choose education as a career choice?

Family is in education plus felt it was my calling.


What does success look like in your classroom?

Seeing the light come on with students that the understanding what is being taught.


What is your favorite or funniest "teaching moment?"

The funniest moment was tripping over a student desk and crashing and burning as I went down!


What is your favorite thing about Breckenridge ISD?

Light the B


What advice do you have for students?

Learn as much as you can in school and keep learning as an adult.


What advice do you have for parents?

Make education a priority!


What advice do you have for a first-year teacher?

Find a great mentor teacher!


What is your ideal vacation spot?

Beach anywhere tropical


What is your favorite quote?

The will to prepare is more important than the will to win!


What is your favorite movie?

Caddy Shack


What is your favorite food?

Steak and shrimp


What do you do in your spare time (hobbies, etc)?

Watch my kids sports, go to concerts and movies


If you could live anywhere in the world, where would you live? Why?


Colorado, it's clean and cool