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Four OME Educators Awarded A+ Education Foundation Grants

Four Manor ISD educators are being recognized by the Austin community, and are being rewarded for their hard work.
 
The A+ Education Foundation Grant Program awarded them $3,598 worth of grants that will help fund creative and innovative programs to encourage and inspire their students. The four educators awarded are:
 
  • Daisy Aguirre, Oak Meadows Elementary (Educators Grant-$900)
  • Valerie Barnes, Oak Meadows Elementary (Chromebooks: Collaboration, Critical Thinking, and Creativity-$1,000)
  • Maria Cruz-Stone, Oak Meadows Elementary (Engagement in the Classroom with Mimioteach Interactive System-$899)
  • Madeleine Voltin, Oak Meadows Elementary (Mimio Teach for the 2nd Grade Classroom-$799)
 
The recipients will be recognized at the next MISD Board of Trustees meeting on October 22. In total, the A+ Education Foundation awarded 86 Central Texas educators $77,000 in grants. The winning submissions include:
 
  • Global STEM Projects
  • Students writing creative papers and online books
  • Students using professional tools to create products to go from storyboard/concept model to digital film
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