2011 Grant Recipients

Imaginarium Group, Fort Myers, FL

$35,000
Support for an engineering curriculum in the school system to advance STEM education.

Muddy Sneakers,  Brevard, NC

$35,000
Support for enriching North Carolina’s Standard Course of Study with hands-on learning in pristine forest areas and wilderness sites

Washington State University, Vancouver, WA

$35,000
Support for alternative approaches to curriculum and instruction that improve educational access for all students

Facing History and ourselves, Brookside, MA

$10,000
Support for professional development and curricular reform in writing instruction.

Future Leaders Institute, New York, NY

$10,000
Support for a leadership and empowerment initiative for at risk girls.

2010 Grant Recipients

East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

$30,465
Support for the Teacher Academy Program in Secondary Schools which encourages a diverse group of students to enter education by providing students with the support and training necessary to explore teaching while attending rural high schools.

Epiphany, Dorchester, MA

$30,000
Support for a unique and comprehensive intern teacher program.

The Fine Arts Center, Greenville, SC

$35,000
Support a collaborative professional development program for teachers/artists.

The Boston Conservatory

$10,000
Support for the “Program for Students on the Autism Spectrum”.

The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network, New York, NY

$10,000
Support for training teachers to recognize and appropriately respond to bias based behaviors.

J. Sterling Morton High School District 201, Cicero, IL

$10,000
Support for training teachers to teach AP classes relevant to a target population.

Maine Audubon, Falmouth, ME

$10,000
Support for the expansion of environmental education through classroom and outdoor expereinces to Rural areas.

2009 Grant Recipients

Bard High School Early College, Annandale, NY

$35,000
Support for the development of science a curriculum.

United Teen Equality Center, Lowell, MA

$35,000
Support for a high school deploma program in a community center.

Batoto Yetu, New York, NY

$10,000
Support to integrate the art, history, music, and crafts of southwestern and central Africa into the core curriculum of grades 2 and 3.

CASES, New York, NY

$10,000
Support for a Community Prep High School, a transitional academy for youth retuning from custodial settings operated in a partnership with the New York City Department of Edcuation.

Kimball Elementary,  Seattle, WA

$10,000
Support for an inclusion initiative for 3rd and 4th graders.

Portalnd Trails, Portland, ME

$10,000
Support for training teachers developing a green curriculum