Curricular Area: Across Subjects Grant Focus: Professional Development Schools: Whitson Elementary, W&P Stevenson Intermediate, Henkle Middle School, Columbia High School Items Purchased: Teacher training for Project Based Learning
This grant sends three teams of five teachers consisting of staff members from each of the four schools to a foundational workshop for Project Based Learning.
Curricular Area: Positive social behavior Grant Focus: Equipment Schools: W&P Stevenson Intermediate, Henkle Middle School Items Purchased: Projector, installation, and miscellaneous hardware
The Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports (PBIS) committee at WPSIS and HMS is tasked with leading powerful assemblies to teach and inspire the whole school community about respect, responsibility, and perseverance.
Curricular Area: Arts Grant Focus: Professional Development, Equipment Schools: W&P Stevenson Intermediate, Henkle Middle School Items Purchased: Tuition for "The Art of Improvisation", 10 Remo Drums
This grant enabled the Intermediate and Middle School music teacher to attend a week-long, summer professional development program, "The Art of Improvisation", and the purchase of 10 Remo hand drums (adding to the 6 already owned by the school).