Meet Felicia Lara, passionate, lifelong educator and Linked Learning Manager for the HISD Office of College & Career Readiness. Felicia has 14+ years of experience as a secondary and collegiate instructor. Prior to this role, she served as a Special Education Department Chair for HISD. Felicia works hard to ensure that there is equity in the quality of education each HISD student receives, coupled with access to viable opportunities.
I want every HISD student to become a lifelong learner, leaving with the skills needed to effectively engage in a global society.
Felicia supports Linked Learning efforts at 14 different high school campuses. She facilitates Community of Practice meetings and PLCs, establishes and sustains school to business partnerships, and ensures that personalized learning environments are designed to meet student/teacher needs.
Felicia received her undergraduate degree from the University of Houston-Downtown in Interdisciplinary Studies. She also earned a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Lamar University.