Currently, Calexico Unified School District is offering a competitive grant for teachers. This year teachers across the district are encourage to apply for CUSD Innovator grant. For many teachers this is a dream come true. Thinking about a project that will improve your classroom? Are your struggling to get technology equipment for an awesome project? The CUSD Innovator grant is providing funding for innovative projects that will transform learning in the classroom. Additionally, one key element in your project is the ability to replicate. CUSD is looking for projects that can be used in other classrooms and school sites. Your application needs the following: 1 min teaser video, grant application form and an essay outlining project. CUSD Innovator opportunity is open for single or group applicants.
If selected, you will need to present your project to a panel and audience. Final grant recipient will be selected by panel of judges and audience votes. A grant recipient will be selected from K - 6 and 7 - 12.
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Michelle Villasenor is an elementary teacher that focuses on educational technology and student-centered learning to promote love for learning.