Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Melissa Witt
I am a Texas Tech Graduate with a B.A. in Philosophy & Political Science. I completed my Speech 6-12 certification through West Texas A&M University's PACE Program in 2000-2001. I have been certified in Speech (6-12) since 2001 and Social Studies 8-12 since 2007. Courses I have taught include: Communication Applications, Professional Communication, Debate 1, 2, 3, Independent Study in Debate; Public Speaking 1, 2, 3, Independent Study in Public Speaking, Junior High Theatre (7-8), Theatre (9-12), World Geography, World History, World History Honors, US History, US History EOC, Government, Economics, Sociology, Personal Financial Literacy. I currently teach Professional Communication, Debate, UIL Academic Enrichment, and Personal Financial Planning and coach the Hallsville Bobcat Speech & Debate Team.
I have 2 children and 2 grandchildren.
I have served in various leadership capacities in Speech & Debate in the state of Texas, including President of the Texas Speech Communication Association & Vice President of the West Texas Speech Association.
I am proud of the work our Bobcats do every day, from our custodial stuff, to our students, to our administration - Hallsville ISD sets the standard for excellence in education.