Grants will be awarded based on the following criteria:
Innovation – inspires others to think creatively, learn concept(s) by “thinking outside the traditional box.”
Instructional Focus – academic achievement of students
Replication – the proposed strategy will be attractive and/or useful to others beyond the original pilot site
Broad Appeal – other students, parents, teachers, administrators and community citizens will be impacted by the program and want to learn more
***Alignment with 2016-2017 Division Goals – grants focused on social and emotional learning, literacy and equity***
Programs must be completed during the 2017-2018 instructional year.
Grant recipients are required to fill out a summary form at the completion of their project, to report back the impact of the grant money on the education of our students.
Projects which request supplementary pay for teachers as the primary budget item will not be recommended for approval.
Thank you for your participation and support.