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The last of 19 children of immigrant parents, married for 40 yrs. And father of 8 children, a lifetime educator, and the 1994 Texas Teacher of the Year and 1995 Finalist for National Teacher of the Year, Mr. Tinajero's music and message comes from the heart and based on experience. His music is inspirational, instructional, and spiritual. RECOMMENDATIONS: 'The power of Nacho's messages enhanced through his music lie in that they are founded on his experience as an educator. Through them, many students, families, and educators have gained valuable insights and a spirit of continued growth and sharing. His music should be a part of every instructional and motivational resources of every campus.' Josefina Tinajero, Ph.D, Dean of Education, UTEP 'Mr. Tinajero's presentations address the struggle in receiving an adequate education particularly for the linguistically and culturally different student. His positve spirit for his profession and children are clearly evident.' John Guzman, Ph.D, retired educator 'Listening to Mr. Tinajero's messages and music inspired me with love and care. If families and educators practice the spirit that his message and music transmit, we will surely make a difference in the world.' Delia Johnson, Teacher 'Listening to Nacho's music and messages inspired me to be a better person, parent, and supporter of education. I have become more convinced of my role as a teacher of my daughter, the importance of education, and the complexity and importance of what teachers are called to do. Josie Faubion, Parent.