Teacher Information

Phone: (281) 327-5925


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Ashley Duran

Mrs. Duran is a native Houstonian.  She received her Bachelor of Science from Sam Houston University in 2000 and her Master's in Educational Administration from Lamar University in 2012.  The 2021-2022 begins her 20th year as an educator and her 6th year at Kempner High School.  She teaches Introduction to Engineering, Principles of Engineering, Civil Engineering & Architecture, and Engineering Design & Development. She also sponsors Technology Student Association where 15 students advanced to state and 8 students advanced to Nationals in the 2020-2021 school year.  Check out the TSA page for more information on joining TSA.  She looks forward to engaging you and your child in the wonderful world of Engineering.



Teacher Tutorial Schedule

  • Tuesdays 2:45 - 3:30pm, Thursdays 7:00 - 7:25am, or as indicated in Remind; or by appointment 

Teacher Schedule

Degrees and Certification

  • Education:
    -Bachelor of Science, Kinesiology
    Sam Houston State University

    -Master of Education, Administration
    Lamar University

    PLTW Certifications:
    Introduction to Engineering (IED)
    Principles of Engineering (POE)
    Civil Engineering & Architecture (CEA)
    Engineering Design & Development (EDD)

    State Certifications:
    Math 8-12
    Life Science 8-12
    Secondary Health 6-12
    Principal EC-12
    Counselor EC-12