Cynthia Cooksey

Librarian
Perez Elementary School

Cynthia is the librarian at Dr. Pablo Perez Elementary in McAllen Independent School District. She has been an active leader in the library community since becoming a librarian 14 years ago. She is always willing to share and help others. For the past few years she has organized a summer gathering with several district librarians to select children’s books for the coming year, create activities and lessons that align with the books, and develop lessons and activities to teach library and technology skills to upper-level students. She is a leader in the McAllen school district, sharing her passion and knowledge of technology, particularly robotics.

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