JEF Prize Parade Surprises Teachers with Grants
The Judson Education Foundation is proud to announce $15,000 in innovative teacher grants. The teachers were awarded the grants during the 2012 Prize Parade. Cheerleaders, band members and more surprised the teachers with balloons and news of their grants. Congratulations to the following:
Hartman ES - Maria Salinas, Leap Into Reading With a Leap Frog Friend - $1,980.00; Wagner HS - Rosie Laster and Clisher Harmon, From the Ground to the Table...Investing in Healthy Food Choices - $2,475.00; Salinas ES - Serena Georges and Stephanie Pleak, Exploring Literacy Genres Using Reader's Workshop - $2,454.00; Kitty Hawk MS - Rhonda Stein and Anne Ream, Stepping Into Another World - $1,481.20; Crestview ES - Margaret Pena and Rebecca Sprouse, STEM in the Outdoor Classroom - $2,479.50; Metzger MS - John Robertson and Karen Palafox, Improving Instrument Education with iPads - $1,500.00; Kirby MS - Linda Hoffman and Michael Barclay, Got Game? Then Go! - $1,380.30; Olympia ES - Jennifer Cooper and Kristin Saunders, The Power of iPads in Student Success - $1,250.00.