MAY MINI-GRANT WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to May’s Mini-Grant winners, Wilson Middle School student Reid Jackson and Principal Teresa Carney Wilson Middle School Courtyard Chess Set $450.00 This proposal was written and submitted by a student and supported by the school principal. The grant will support the construction of a large-scale outdoor chess board, as well as the chess pieces, to be installed in the Wilson Middle School courtyard. The set will be used by students as an alternate outdoor activity during lunch, after school, and at other free times. Teachers and students in the ASAP program will also have access to outdoor chess. What […]

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APRIL MINI-GRANT WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to April’s Mini-Grant winners! Kennedy Middle School: Ellen Brenneman and Nathan Kittler and the Hy-Par Mini Golf Team Natick High School: Andrew Hollins and Alyce Burnell, Jay Pillai, Ellen Brezinsky, Katelyn Amico, Becky Tramontozzi, and Nick DiAntonio Wilson Middle School: Amy Bloom and Sheila Pogarian What are NEF Mini-Grants? NEF Mini-Grants are small-scale grants given to teachers at the middle and high school levels for projects that enhance the curriculum and enrich the student experience. Mini-Grant funding is still available! Our next deadline is May 1st. Please note that the Mini-Grant program will end with a final round in June! Apply […]

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MARCH MINI-GRANT WINNER ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to March’s Mini-Grant winner, Kennedy Middle School teacher Mackenzie Korhn and her 3cs Group Students.   What are NEF Mini-Grants? NEF Mini-Grants are small-scale grants given to teachers at the middle and high school levels for projects that enhance the curriculum and enrich the student experience. We look forward to receiving more applications in the coming months. Our next deadline is April 1st. Apply at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/nefminigrants Gratitude Blankets Mackenzie Korhn and the 3cs Students Kennedy Middle School $350 This student-written, teacher-supported project was submitted by nine Kennedy students who are part of a 3Cs group lead by English teacher Mackenzie […]

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DECEMBER MINI-GRANT WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to December’s Mini-Grant winners, Kennedy Middle School teachers Rebecca Schneekloth, Jen Brenneman, Laura Lopes, and Lauren Carter.   What are NEF Mini-Grants? NEF Mini-Grants are small-scale grants given to teachers at the middle and high school levels for projects that enhance the curriculum and enrich the student experience. We look forward to receiving more applications in the coming months. Our next deadline is January 1st. Apply at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/nefminigrants   Breakout Edu Rebecca Schneekloth, Jen Brenneman, Laura Lopes and Lauren Carter Kennedy Middle $300.00 This grant funds two new Breakout EDU puzzle boxes that will engage Kennedy’s 5th grade Language […]

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NOVEMBER MINI-GRANT WINNERS ANNOUNCED

NEF Mini-Grants are going fast! Congratulations to November’s winners: Nicholas DiAntonio, Benjamin Maki, Amy Bloom, Kathi Rotkiewicz, and Clark Clements.   What are NEF Mini-Grants? NEF Mini-Grants are small-scale grants given to teachers at the middle and high school levels for projects that enhance the curriculum and enrich the student experience. We look forward to receiving more applications in the coming months. Our next deadline is December 1st. Apply at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/nefminigrants   A Rolling Whiteboard for Co-Taught Small Group Models Nicholas DiAntonio and Benjamin Maki Natick High School $350 Natick High School has several co-taught inclusion classrooms. To help facilitate […]

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October Mini-Grant Winners Announced

NEF Mini-Grants are small-scale grants given to teachers at the middle and high school levels for projects that enhance the curriculum and enrich the student experience. Three Wilson teachers/staff members submitted proposals for review in our first round. All three were awarded funds for their projects! We look forward to receiving more applications in the coming months. Our next deadline is November 1st. Apply at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/nefminigrants Congratulations to Ilse O’Brien, Steve Peck, Adam Gray and Teresa Carney, NEF Mini-Grant winners! Analyzing, Evaluating & Publishing Opinions about Books for Caldecott & Sibert Awards Teacher: Ilse O’Brien $375 Students in fifth grade at Wilson Middle School will have […]

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