Award Winners

Congratulations to our Spring 2017 Mini-Grant Award Winners!

The Worcester Educational Development Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce the following mini-grants for Spring 2017 totaling more than $4800.  Funded proposals focused on civic engagement to help students become better informed citizens for the preservation of our democracy.

 

Mini-lecture Series for AP US History Students Colleen Kelly – District-wide

Civics with Digital Literacy – Jayne Cardin – Rice Square

Worcester, You Have a Friend in me – Christine Rovezzi – Gates Lane

All American City Tour – Brenda Dubrey – Thorndyke Road

North High Community Outreach Committee – Allyson Houlihan – North High

Unitey Culinary & Musical Arts Series – Alexizendria Link – North High

Lin-Manuel Miranda:  A Study in Text to Music – Phyllis Goldstein – North High

Civic Engagement: Teens Learning About and Supporting Early Literacy – Chris Pappas – Alternative High

3 Dimensional Design Renditions – Jennifer Rochon – Worcester Technical

Aligned with ADA Guidelines – Rick Torres

Bullying Prevention Project – Lilyvette Perez – Chandler Magnet

Cultural & Linguistic Library – Steve Alzamora – New Citizen Center

Understanding OSHA Regulations – Brian Cummings – Worcester Technical

 

The request for proposals and a technical assistance session was offered to all instructional personnel in the Worcester Public Schools. A broad-based committee included representatives from the community and district and also included high school students.

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