2018 – 2019 Grant Award Recipients2018 Grant Cycle


Grant NameGrant Recipient(s)School
“Wheely” Great Sensory InputHeidi Phelps, Melissa ZimmermanSMS
7 Habits Teen Book StudyJoanna MierkowiczSMS
An Outdoor Makerspace: Learning through Play!Nicole Tucci BrunellHER
AP Spanish Language & Culture HeadsetsDiana AikensSHS
Apple Watch and BreatheNicole PhelpsPR
Backyard Brains: Neuroscience in the High School ClassroomArianne Frink, Chris TrainorSHS
Cardio Drumming and More!Emily OuellettePR
Commissioning Creativity: SHS Chamber Choir World Premiere a New Choral WorkSarah PriceSHS
Compass Connected Classroom LibraryJen GatesSMS
Ecosystem Model-Reef TankSarah StukeySHS
Elementary School Robotics ProgramNoah Walters, Nishan BhattacharyyaHAR
Fitness Development in K-3 Building: Rogue Fitness Folding Power RacksJoe WeltonPR
German Voluntary Reading LibraryDwayne StangeMUL
Green Screen AccessoriesMeg PhillipsPR
Heritage Hands On Learning with Snap Circuits and Keva PlanksTerri Redding, Nicole Brunell, Meg PhillipsHER
Increasing Student Interest and Achievement in Computer ScienceBlake FosterSHS
Lighting up LearningSarah NabatySHS
Love of Language and LiteracyBeth GregonesSHS
Micro:Bits Visible Coding in the Elementary ClassroomJulie MyersHER
Red Glasses MovementEmily PetrousWM
Secondary Schools Writing Association National ConferenceJen Denzin, Madelyn ClarkSHS

Service Learning for Students with Special Needs:

“Fleece and Thank You!”

Liz MuellerSHS
The Informed SLPsEmily PetrousMUL
Using Games to Enhance Critical Thinking and Problem SolvingWendy DorsetSMS
Windows and Mirrors: Engaging with Diversity through Literature CirclesKristen Gawronski, Matt HamiltonSHS
Angst: Anxiety is Treatable – It’s Okay to Say!Brad BezeauMUL
Capti VoiceDeb WatermanSMS
Guiding our Media Centers with the CompassBekah Lantis, Mary Ledford, Cindy Clark, Kathy MeyerMUL
Heritage School Sensory PathLaura WashingtonHER
Implementing the SAS Learner ProfileDave RaftSHS
Increasing Student Motivation for Learning Science 2018/19Suhani Dalela, Riley SpencerSMS
Kids Against Hunger CoalitionJoel BenedekHER
Kindness Rocks Outdoor Work SpaceWinford Walker, Elyssa Munn, Isabel BehenSHS
Service Learning BudgetJen Denzin, Jeff Pike, Drew DenzinSHS
SHS BYOD+ Chromebooks – Supporting All StudentsTheresa StagerSHS
TedX Heritage SchoolKatie HuangHER
The Leader in MeMichelle Szczechowicz, Emily Petrous, Jill ParrishWM
Visible Heart-Health in Physical EducationDana RosselotMUL
Winter Outdoor Fitness – SnowshoeingMike GlennieMUL