Antonio Urrabazo earned dual master’s degrees in educational leadership and elementary education from The University of Texas – Pan American. He has been an Academic Math Coach at elementary schools in Mission CISD since 2014. Prior to that, he taught various elementary grade levels, including bilingual settings, and was a campus Teacher of the Year. Mr. Urrabazo is a passionate educator who believes that every student can succeed in mathematics by using concrete manipulatives and student-created representations to develop a deep understanding of abstract concepts. He enjoys collaborating with his colleagues to support their professional growth by designing and implementing staff development, modeling lessons, and team teaching to ultimately increase student achievement.