Aug. 22 2017
Eight EBR teachers received Kelly Gene Cook (Deborah Rochelle Teacher Grant) Awards to fund instructional, research-based projects providing direct instruction to students. The Kelly Gene Cook Charitable Foundation has been awarding grants to East Baton Rouge Parish teachers since 1991.
The Kelly Gene Cook Sr. Charitable Foundation was created in 1986 and funds a variety of scholarship and grants programs. Deborah Rochelle established the Deborah Rochelle Teacher Grant program in 1991 to focus grant opportunities specifically for classroom teachers. Grants are awarded to teachers in amounts not to exceed $3,500 per award.
This year there were eight recipients with grants that totaled $24,313.00. The recipients are listed below.
|BR Center Visual Performing Arts||Cetin Ates||3Doodler Start Essential Pen Set||$1,999|
|Buchanan Elementary||Kristin Cantwell||SMART Board 680 with UF75 Projector/Technology Integration||$3,499|
|Cedarcrest-Southmoor Elementary||Dawn Gray||ROBTykes||$1,830|
|Jefferson Terrace Elementary||Katrice Hall||Reading for Meaning: Accelerated Reader Initiative||$3,283|
|Magnolia Woods Elementary||Maria Shingleton||Guiding our Reading||$3,500|
|Sharon Hills Elementary||Nicole Supan||Full STEAM Ahead: Creation of a STEAM Lab||$3,190|
|Woodlawn Elementary||Laverne Simoneaux||SOS: Save Our Strugglers||$3,500|
|Westdale Middle||Curtis A. Washington||TRUE Catch and Control Grant||$3,412|
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