What to Give Cash Making a donation of cash is as simple as writing a check or authorizing a charge on your credit card. From your standpoint, your contribution is no fuss, no bother. The Foundation will put your gift to work without delay to support teacher grants, student scholarships or special initiatives. Checks should be made payable to the Spring ISD Education Foundation. You may…
A foundation stakes a claim on constitutional education
In 2015, I was about to make a first trip to New York City, when I messaged a college friend who was general counsel for Actors Equity, the labor union
Foundation for Florida's future releases report card on how legislators voted on education
Florida legislators just received their end of session grades on education policy, and their marks were largely dependent upon party affiliation. Former Florida governor and...
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Gregorski brings more than 25 years education experience to top Katy ISD post
Kenneth "Ken" Gregorski was named superintendent of Katy Independent School District on Jan. 14. He most recently had served as the district's acting superintendent and before that as the district's deputy superintendent. Gregorski brings more than 25 years experience in education to his recent appointment.
Wildhorse Foundation giving tops $10 million
The Wildhorse Foundation recently announced it had surpassed $10 million in total giving, which it distributes through quarterly grant awards.George Murdock, board chairman, said the huge milestone reflects the rich tradition of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation in sharing a
What is the value of a college education? Gates Foundation group meets at Cal State Fullerton to...
Former CSUF president Mildred Garcia is a co-chairwoman of the Gates Postsecondary Value Commission.
Lindale ISD Education Foundation 'Grant Patrol' distributes more than $25,000 for Great Ideas
The Lindale ISD Education Foundation awarded $25,540.62 to 7 Lindale ISD teachers at 5 campuses.
10 Robstown ISD teachers awarded grants from Education Foundation
Second-grade teacher Priscilla Ann Garcia at Robert Driscoll Middle School was one of the 10 winners.
Fairview Park Education Foundation
The Fairview Park Education Foundation was formed in our community to provide additional financial support for our schools. The purpose of the Foundation is to provide funds not available from public monies for enrichment of school curriculum, the enhancement of instruction and the implementation of other appropriate activities to achieve specific educational goals Since 1984, the Foundation has awarded more than 250 grants to staff from…
How legislation affects ISD 197 students
Submitted by admin1 on Mon, 06/29/2015 - 12:00pm School Board Member Matthew Klein ISD 197 The Omnibus Education bill passed by the Minnesota legislature on June 13 will affect the way ISD 197 schools operate over the next two years.†The school board met regularly with state legislators this session to defend the interests of students in our district and across Minnesota. Below is a summary of…
Why “Sex Education” is actually good sex education
While "Sex Education" is hilarious and good binge-watching material, it occasionally provides educational insights mixed in with the plot.
Conroe teacher, community pave path for 10 freshmen
A grateful single mother hugged her son tight Wednesday at Conroe High School's ninth-grade campus. [...] three years ago, Groves started attending Conroe ISD, where he has excelled because of the school district, said Robinson, who is now determined to watch her son graduate as a Tiger. Groves is one of 10 students chosen out of 85 applicants to have the chance to earn a $2,000 scholarship funded by 30 community members - as a freshman. Concerned students may be missing out on…
Jenner to be top education adviser
INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Monday, July 1 that Madison resident Katie Jenner will serve as his senior education adviser as Lee Ann Kwiatkowski departs to become the director of public education and chief executive officer of Muncie Community Schools.
What’s wrong with the education system?
A panel at Carver School Road Library explored issues in education.
Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF)
2018 Schedule Now Available! Join REEF members and marine life experts for a unique week of learning and fun. Enjoy plenty of diving while learning to identify fish and how to collect information for the world’s largest fish sightings database.
Parental choice in education is vital
It is ironic that the political left extols the importance of diversity while also wanting government monopolies.
What's New at the AGC Education Foundation?
These intensive 10-class courses are back by popular demand. This spring, we offer CTS A: Introduction to Blueprint Reading and CTS B: Interpreting Plans and Specifications. Students are encouraged to attend both courses. Learn from our instructor with decades of experience in the field. CTS A: Introduction to Blueprint Reading April 16-May 16, 2013 (Tuesdays and Thursdays 5-8pm) in Seattle CTS B: Interpreting Plans and Specifications…