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    Lisa Roskens, Journalism Teacher

    Phone: (469) 219-2180 ext. 80433

    Email: ljroskens@prosper-isd.net

    Degrees:

    Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
    Angelo State University

    Texas Education Certifications

    Secondary Journalism
    Technology Education 
    Secondary English Language Arts
    Elementary Self-Contained

     

    Mrs. Lisa Roskens

    Lisa Musser Roskens can be found working among the talented journalists of the acclaimed Eagle Nation Online newspaper. The 2020-2021 school year marks her third at Prosper High School and her 20th in education.  

    Prior to coming to Prosper Independent School District, she led the scholastic journalists of Groom, Texas, in building a program that included award-winning newspaper, yearbook and broadcast divisions. Her other experience has included work as a full-time journalist, stay-at-home mom, and freelance writer.  Roskens' publishing credits span multiple genres and sources, including National Geographic for KidsFort Worth Magazine and numerous trade publications, local newspapers and trade magazines. This school year will mark her tenth to teach scholastic journalism and her fourth as a career technical education instructor.

    Roskens has a degree in Journalism and English from Angelo State University and was trained one-on-one by instructors who received top honors from the Texas Association of Journalism Educators as well as the Interscholastic League Press Conference. In addition, she has taught workshops for fellow educators on how to build their school's programs as well as on how to create readers, writers, and producers who practice the 21st-century skills of communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity.

    She is married to Prosper High School science teacher Larry Roskens. When they're not at school, she and her husband spend every second possible with family, including their five children and three grandchildren.  

  • Schedule

    All courses meet in PHS Room No. 1148 and each offers practical applications for course content, including journalism and communications career skills.

    A Days

    Period 1 
         8:30 - 10 a.m.
         Practicums in Newspaper and Graphic Design & Illustration
         Eagle Nation Online Senior Leaders

    Eagle Time
       
     10 - 10:36 a.m.    
          First-period students remain for study hall time.

    Period 2
          10:43 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.     
          Practicum in GD&I
                and Graphic Design & Illustration II

    Period 3
         12:22 p.m. - 2:22 p.m.
                (includes lunch)

         Conference/UIL Prep

    Period 4
         2:29 - 3:59 p.m.
         Digital Media


    B Days


    All courses meet in PHS Room No. 1148 and each offers practical applications for course content, including journalism and communications career skills.

    Period 5
         8:30 - 10 a.m.         
         Eagle Nation Online Team

             GD&I - Newspaper I, II and Practicum

    Eagle Time
         10 - 10:36 a.m.    
          First-period students remain for study hall time.

    Period 6
            10:43 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
           Graphic Design & Illustration I

    Period 7
          2:22 p.m. - 2:22 p.m. 
                (includes lunch)
         Web Technologies

    Period  8
            2:29 - 3:59 p.m.
          Conference/PLC Meetings


    Other daily scheduled events include these:

    Eagle Time (10-10:36) - ENO Publication/UIL/Project-Focused Tutorials
    Tutorials Available daily both before and after school by appointment.