This group looks to spotlight the projects completed by the hundreds of recipients of the NEA Foundation’s Student Achievement and Learning & Leadership Grants. Past and current grantees are encouraged to share lesson plans, classroom activities, multimedia, etc. that accurately convey the work done via their NEA Foundation grants. We encourage any and all educators to take advantage of these powerful resources submitted by their colleagues.
We are having a great time with our Lego Mindstorms. As we have just purchased them and are getting everything setup my students thought it was Christmas in our classroom the day I brought them out. The first thing we had to do was put all the pieces in the correct area of the box. This week we will start checking everything out. It is so nice to…[Read more]
Hello to all. With the NEA Learning & Leadership Grant our School District was able to offer our ESP an Online Professional Development program. This program was available to over 200 ESP, which included paraprofessionals, administrative assistants, health aides, custodial staff, cafeteria staff and after school care staff.
With the grant I…[Read more]
Hello everyone! I received a 2017 Learning and Leading Grant and attended the NCSS Annual Conference in San Francisco last year. I learned about Inquiry Design Model and attended many sessions that enriched my curriculum development of high school World History and American Government.
Our NEA grant allowing our fourth grade classes to go to Yellowstone National Park overnight was a great success! They were able to learn and see personally a variety of animals and hydrothermal features. The students then created their own PowerPoint presentation sharing their research and personal findings from the trip about a Yellowstone…[Read more]