Foundation Awards Nearly $60,000 In Grants To Local Teachers

Foundation Awards Nearly $60,000 In Grants To Local Teachers

  • 8/10/2017 1:20:23 PM
  • Larry Stine
  • Local News

MANSFIELD, OH - The Richland County Foundation awarded $59,671 in Teacher Assistance Program grants for the upcoming school year to 55 local teachers for their creative and innovative supplemental programs not covered by school funding.

The grants are given to K-12 teachers in public or private Richland County schools to encourage them to develop new programs, projects, or events for their classrooms. The following grants were selected by a committee comprised of Richland County Foundation board members, teachers, and community volunteers.

Clear Fork - Butler Cold Frames for Science project

Clear Fork Middle Prison tour to understand prison reform movement

Crestview Elementary Math Literacy initiative supplies with OSU

Crestview High School Construction and flying of complex mechanisms

Crestview Middle S.T.E.M. competition - Brain Games 5.0

Crestview Middle Google Expeditions Virtual Reality

Crestview Middle Video cameras to aid public speaking class

Mansfield - Sherman 100 Books for Math Literacy program

Lexington - Central Talking Sense to Our Numbers

Lexington - Central Kick Back with the Classics Reader's Club

Lexington - Eastern S.T.E.M. Competition - Brain Games 5.0

Lexington High School Material support for Science Olympiad

Lexington Junior High See the Civilization

Madison High School Music Theory for Voice: Alfred Theory book 2

Madison Middle Builder's Club: Student News Crew

Mansfield - Malabar Differentiated Learning in Reading and Math

Mansfield - Malabar OSU Stone Lab lake ecosystems science excursion

Mansfield - Malabar Special Needs Current Events newspaper

Mansfield - Prospect Fast ForWord software

Mansfield - Senior High Individual white boards

Mansfield - Sherman Listening Centers for auditory learners

Mansfield - Sherman Integrated Social Studies -Language Arts materials

Mansfield - Springmill STEM Bird watching and identification project

Mansfield - Woodland Arts Integration program

Mansfield - Woodland Arts Integration materials

Mansfield - Woodland Shared Reading

Mansfield Christian Plant and animal life cycle study

Mansfield Middle Students using small robots to solve problems

Mansfield Middle Simple Solutions Math program

MOESC Writing, Directing, Acting, and Producing plays

MOESC - Abraxas Math Literacy Library

MOESC - FIRST Remembering the Holocaust

MOESC - FIRST Foundations in Personal Finance curriculum

MOESC - FIRST Virtual plant and animal dissections software

MOESC - FIRST Career Center 21 for College and Career Readiness

MOESC - FIRST Purchase literature featuring modern black youth

MOESC - FIRST Gym equipment

Ontario - Stingel Activities for Kinesthetic learning

Ontario - Stingel Nature Study and Ohio History

Ontario High School Organic Chemistry tools

Ontario Middle Mentor texts,

Ontario Middle Classroom Writers Workshop

Ontario Middle Program support with Consumer Science students

Pioneer CTC Life Skills for Autistic and Multiple Handicapped

Pioneer CTC Electric kiln with materials

Plymouth Shiloh Elementary Morning Work Bins

Richland School of Acad Arts Instruments for teaching beginning Music Theory

Richland School of Acad Arts S.T.E.M program for 4th Graders

Richland School of Acad Arts Merit Software for literacy

Richland School of Acad Arts Software for English/ Language Arts

Sacred Heart Catholic School MINDFUL - Mixed Media and More program

Shelby - Dowds Blended Instruction: Science, Literacy, and Social Studies

St. Peter's Life Skills for Autistic and Multiple Handicapped

Temple Christian Reading Review is Rewarding Program

Temple Christian Meet the Artist Art Appreciation Program

Funded through the Harry and Lois McCullough Fund

Mansfield – Sherman Bookin’ Biographies

Mansfield – Malabar Interactive Ohio History online text

Ontario Middle Real World Writers

Funded through the Eleanor Searle McCollum Teacher Education Fund

Plymouth Shiloh Middle Annual class trip to Camp Nuhop

Plymouth Shiloh Middle 8th grade trip to science center and museums


About the Richland County Foundation

The Richland County Foundation, a not-for-profit 501(c) (3) organization, was established in 1945 as a way for individuals to pool and invest their gifts for the long-term good of Richland County and its residents.

The Foundation helps people in Richland County give back to their community by investing their gifts for charity wisely so that grants can be made to improve the quality of life for all of the county’s citizens. Working together with donors, the Foundation meets important needs today and plans for a strong future.

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