AISD Names Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction
Allen ISD Names Executive Director of Curriculum & Instruction
Nelson Orta has been selected as the new Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction for the Allen Independent School District. The 2019-2020 school year marks Nelson’s 15th year in education.
Nelson currently serves as the Director of Instructional Technology in the Garland Independent School District. Prior to assuming his role as Director of Instructional Technology, Nelson served as the Director of Organizational Learning and Coordinator of Technology Training in the Garland Independent School District. Nelson also served as a Strategic Design Coach for K-12 education in the Lewisville Independent School District, National Education Consultant for the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) in Dallas, Texas and a Bilingual and Gifted Education Teacher in grades third through fifth in the Irving Independent School District.
During his tenure, Nelson has demonstrated experience and leadership in the areas of organizational learning, strategic management, instructional design, and instructional technology to support the academic advancement and readiness of students.