Nonprofit awards grants to teachers for propagandize supplies
June 24, 2016 - School Supplies
The Meemic Foundation awarded Nicholas Barksdale, Pontiac Academy for Excellence facile propagandize teacher, a extend for a school.
Representative Mike Macy, of a Macy Insurance Agency in Waterford and Oxford, was on palm to benefaction a check and honour a recipients.
Barksdale skeleton to use a extend income to squeeze new headphones for a facile mechanism lab. The propagandize was advantageous adequate to accept new computers in their lab final year, however they didn’t come with headphones. The students will now be means to implement a headphone underline in a lab.
“Exceptional educators are always looking for new and artistic ways to enthuse their students, and we wish to make certain that financial concerns don’t mount in a approach of those ideas,” pronounced Pamela Harlin, director for a Meemic Foundation.
“The idea of Meemic Foundation grants is to yield a resources required for teachers to emanate a energetic training sourroundings for students that not usually educates a children though inspires them as well.”
Grant applications are evaluated formed on a accumulation of criteria that are supposing on The Meemic Foundation website. To date, a Foundation has given out some-more than $1 million in grants. The Foundation looks to account innovative programs, events or projects that will significantly raise students’ classroom practice in all educational settings including public, private, prejudiced and licence schools as good as colleges and universities.
The Meemic Foundation has been charity financial assistance in a form of grants to schools and educators for some-more than 20 years. Annually, teachers spend a good volume of their paycheck on educational reserve for their classrooms. According to a new investigate conducted by Perry Research Professionals for a National School Supply and Equipment Association (NSSEA), open propagandize teachers in a United States spend some-more than $1.6 billion out-of-pocket on propagandize reserve and enlightening materials. Meemic Foundation grants assistance assuage bill strains on teachers around grants and concede educators a leisure to be artistic with their lessons.
For some-more information, revisit www.MeemicFoundation.com.
—Submitted by Valerie Pesonen