Meet Your Librarian
Mrs. Wenndy Pray graduated from the University of Texas – Pan American with a double major in English and Spanish and has been an educator since 2008. She has taught English Language Arts in all middle school grades and was awarded Teacher of the Year in 2012. She has also taught English Language Arts in various capacities at the high school level. In 2017, she received a graduate degree in Library Science from Sam Houston State University.
Mrs. Pray is proud to be a member of the B. L. Gray Jr. High leadership team and is excited to collaborate, encourage, and serve as a resource to B. L. Gray scholars and faculty. She strongly believes that personal connections to any content or discipline strengthens the learning experience, and it is her goal to find these connections and facilitate student growth. She encourages readers with the ever-present mentality that they are tomorrow's citizens - tomorrow's world.
Mrs. Pray is always looking for ways to become an active participator in the world of librarianship. Her current involvement includes:
- The Librarian Influencers Podcast inaugural guest speaker - Aug. 5, 2019
- Texas Association of School Librarians (TASL) Committee Member
- Professional Development Task Force
- Nominations & Elections
- Region One Battle of the Books - 2019-2020 Middle School Committee Co-Chair
- Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA) Conference 2019 Mackin Booth Presenter
- Region One 2018 Fall Media Conference Presenter
The Librarian Influencers Podcast Guest Speaker
Mrs. Pray was featured in the inaugural episode of The Librarian Influencers Podcast.
Attitude Is Everything! with Wenndy Pray aired Monday, August 5, 2019.
Publications in the TASL Blog and Texas Library Journal.
Mrs. Pray is a member of the Texas Library Association and the American Library Association. She has published her article in the Texas Association of School Librarians blog and the Texas Library Journal.
Follow Mrs. Pray on her Twitter feed!
Mrs. Pray reads from local author works for Day of the Dead.
BL Gray ELA teachers show their gratitude for Mrs. Pray on National School Librarian Day.
Mrs. Pray brings the Scholastic Book Fair to the Christmas Concert.
Mrs. Pray at a TCEA Chromebook Academy with TCEA President Dr. Roland Rios