WEDF Announces Fall, 2019 Mini-Grants
The Worcester Educational Development Foundation, Inc. is funding $ 6536 in mini-grants for educators in the Worcester Public Schools for programs that will enhance and enrich teaching and learning.
The programs align with curriculum and a WEDF’s four main areas of focus:
- Health and Wellness
- Culture and Arts
- College and Career Readiness
The grants are funded through WEDF’s annual Distinguished Alumni & Friends of the Worcester Public Schools event.
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.
2019 Mini-Grant Award Recipients
|Burncoat Middle||Lord||Painting Project|
|Burncoat Middle||Caezza||What’s the Matter with Color?|
|May Street||Robert||Full STEM Ahead|
|BMS & BMH||Connell||Let’s Build Ballpark|
|Midland||Irizarry||Creating a Classroom Museum|
|Columbus Park||Martinelli||Animals are Everywhere|
|South High||Richmond||Travel to the Olympiad|
|Grafton Street||Savaria||Phy Ed Fiasco|
|WTHS||Brenner||Growing Technical Skills|
|Thorndyke||Dubrey||Kids in the Kitchen|
|Chandler Mag||Badenhausen||Weather Station|
|West Tatnuck||Moynihan||STEAM in the Art Room|
|Lincoln Street||Gabrielian||Recharge and in Charge|
|Doherty||Hill||Calculate Carbon Storage|