Irvine teachers receive $100,000 in grants for innovative projects
IRVINE – Teachers and students at five schools received grants totaling $100,000 to support innovative teaching methods in science and engineering, technology, health, arts and music.
Marquette to receive Economic Development Assistance
The City of Marquette is in line to receive financial assistance to connect key portions of its downtown district. Marquette is among eight Michigan cities...
LFMI case study shows how students are getting an economic education for the future
In 2002, Lithuania added economic education to its national school curriculum, mandating that 9th or 10th grade students take 31 hours of classroom study. Teachers, many of them working out of their field, struggled to make outdated textbooks relevant to their students, especially as the available material emphasized government-level solutions to economic problems through theoretical mathematical modeling of economic activity. Surveys of teachers found that 70…
Waitressing Lakewood teacher receives huge tip from parents
Couple gives large tip to special education teacher to thank her for her hard work
Local teacher receives heart transplant just before Thanksgiving
For the last two weeks, Tonya Moreland has been in the ICU waiting for a heart. Then, she received a call two days before Thanksgiving.
How to Submit Your Teacher for an Excellence In Theatre Education Award
CMU continues their partnership with the Tony Awards to present the Excellence in Theatre education Award to a K-12 theatre educator who impacts the lives of...
Can We Predict Which Monster You Most Fear—Based on Your Politics?
What your subconscious fears may actually determine what ghastly ghoul or undead creature frightens you most.
How to Use Your Segal AmeriCorps Education Award
You’ve put in a year of dedication and long days serving as a tutor, mentor and role model to make a difference in the lives of your students. Now that you’re looking ahead to new goals and challenges, remember that a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award can help you get there.
Architectural Education Award Winners, ACSA 100
George Baird Awarded 2012 AIA/ACSA Topaz Medallion The AIA and ACSA named George Baird, Intl. Assoc. AIA, as 2012 recipient of the Topaz Medallion for Excellence in Architectural Education. Long recognized for his association with the University of Torontoâs architecture school, Baird also is one of Canadaâs most celebrated architects. The AIA/ACSA Topaz Medallion honors an individual who has been intensely involved in architecture…
Savannah's Isle of Hope school wins top state STEM education award
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Lufkin woman one of 15 to win top education award in Austin
A Lufkin woman who has dedicated the past 15 years to helping kids in need and volunteering her time to school districts in California, Oregon, and Texas will be awarded a top education award on Fr...
Colorado middle school teacher gets PETA’s top education award
Sarah Hewson’s efforts recently earned her national Teacher of the Year honors from the animal advocacy group PETA — People For The Ethical Treatment of Animals. The group, which has ea…
US Department of Education awards National Blue Ribbon to 13 Michigan schools
The U.S. Department of Education has recognized 13 Michigan schools as exemplary and high-performing.
Philanthropists and United Way invite nominations for broadened IPS Life-Changing Education Awards
If you’re thinking about nominating an exceptional Indianapolis Public School teacher as a life-changer for students, you might think bigger this year.
Jody-Anne Jones honoured for exceptional school leadership
It was Jody-Anne Jones' zeal to transform the lives of students who struggled with reading when she became principal of North Star Academy Clinton Hill Middle School of Newark. However, it was a huge surprise when the Jamaica-born professional was...
U.S. Department of Education Awards United Way of Buffalo & Erie County $2.5 Million Grant to...
Catholic Charities of Buffalo helps people of all ages, races, faiths and walks of life everyday throughout Western New York in a multitude of ways.
Sweet 16: Student wins top music education award, continues Warhawk tradition of excellence
Percussionist Dominic Gischia is the 16th UW-Whitewater student to earn the Gaarder Award.
McLaughlin receives top teaching award from Kentucky Education Association
At the Kentucky Education Association’s delegate assembly this spring in Louisville, Susan McLaughlin received the KEA Award for Teaching Excellence, which came with a $1,000 prize and a commemorative apple. The honor was presented jointly by the National Education Association and the NEA Foundation for the Improvement of Education. McLaughlin will also be congratulated at the July 23 school board meeting in Lexington As a state-level…