2016 Grant Winners

3D PRINTER                                                    LEGO MINDSTORMS CURRICULUM

Teacher Recipient: Sue Popelka                        Teacher Recipient: Kristi Graetz

Amount awarded: $2,450                                 Amount awarded: $4,000

 

STANDING DESKS                                          POTTERY WHEELS

Teacher Recipient: Rita Thorson                       Teacher Recipients: Toni Vleure, Kelyn King

Amount awarded: $2,000                                 Amount awarded: $2,700

 

CLIMBING DISABILITIES                              CHALLENGE COURSE

Teacher Recipient: Dana Zimmerman                Teacher Recipient: Olin Morrison

Amount awarded: $1,000                                 Amount awarded: $3,000

 

LEADERSHIP RF YOUTH                                COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

Teacher Recipient: Jennifer Peterson                Teacher Recipients: Judy Lefeber, Joan Nelson,

Amount awarded: $1,550                                Jennifer Johansson

                                                                    Amount awarded: $2,800

 

SMART MUSIC                         

Teacher Recipients: Joseph Couglin & Mike Fuller                      

Amount awarded: $500                         

2015 Grant Winners

STAND2LEARN                                                HONORING VETERANS

Teacher Recipient: Rita Humbert                      Teacher Recipients: Stephanie Reid, Josh Bazey, Kristine Nichleski

Amount awarded: $3,800                                 Amount awarded: $3,000

 

VIRTUES PROJECT                                         COMMUNITY EMPLOYMENT FOR DISABILITIES

Teacher Recipient: Maggie Watson                   Teacher Recipient: Jackie Giedd

Amount awarded: $2,000                                 Amount awarded: $2,000

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TECH TEAM SUPPORT                                    MMS FITNESS ROOM

Teacher Recipient: Cory Klinge                         Teacher Recipient: Chuck Eaton

Amount awarded: $2,000                                 Amount awarded: $1,950

 

 

LESSONS FROM THE HEART                         REACH & TEACH

Teacher Recipient: Mary Linhan                       Teacher Recipients: Sara Lacher, Missy Murphy, Michele Frandrup

Amount awarded: $1,800                                Amount awarded: $1,200

 

 

LEGO LEAGUE                                                 TALKING PHOTO ALBUMS

Teacher Recipient: Nate Shurman                    Teacher Recipient: Ceci Gellis

Amount awarded: $1,000                                Amount awarded: $650

 

SEEING IS BELIEVING                                             

Teacher Recipient: Cindy Kronman                

Amount awarded: $600                                 

2014 Grant Winners

WORLD DRUMMING CIRCLE                       FRENCH LANGUAGE MATERIALS

Teacher Recipient: Bridget Lyons                    Teacher Recipient: Mary Giles

Amount awarded: $1,000                               Amount awarded: $1,500

 

WESTSIDE SENSORY GARDEN                    READERS WORKSHOP                                  

Teacher Recipient: Katrina Loy                       Teacher Recipients: Stephanie Reid & Rita Thorson

Amount awarded: $900                                  Amount awarded: $1,500

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SUICIDE PREVENTION MATERIALS            iMentors

Teacher Recipient: Sarah Zeller                       Teacher Recipient: Cheryl Hoffman

Amount awarded: $1,000                                Amount awarded: $1,100

 

 

INDIVIDUAL WHITEBOARDS                       EMOTIONAL PYRAMIDAL MODEL TRAINING

Teacher Recipient: Jayne Hoffman                   Teacher Recipient: Becky McAleavey

Amount awarded: $550                                   Amount awarded: $1,050

 

SUSTAINABILITY THOUGH FOLK MUSIC    SOLAR POWER CHARGING STATIONS

Teacher Recipient: Daniel Parks                       Teacher Recipient: Lisa Kleinschmidt

Amount awarded: $1,400                                Amount awarded: $650

                            

EZ SIGN DISPLAYS                                        GRAPHING CALCULATORS

Teacher Recipient: Kevin Dorn                         Teacher Recipient: Sue Popelka

Amount awarded: $1,280                                Amount awarded: $1,500

 

BOOK BUDDIES KIND. LIBRARY                  CNC MILL SHOPBOT

Teacher Recipient: Megan Felling                     Teacher Recipient: Kyle Stapleton

Amount awarded: $1,140                                Amount awarded: $1,500

 

ELEMENTARY STEM RESOURCES                 INTRAMURAL EQUIPMENT

Teacher Recipient: Karen Sizemore                  Teacher Recipient: Rollie Hall

Amount awarded: $1,000                                Amount awarded: $800

 

SECOND STEP - PREVENTION                      EMPOWERED FOR LEARNING

Teacher Recipient: Sommer Bowers                 Teacher Recipient: Marie Anderson-Smolinski

Amount awarded: $980                                   Amount awarded: $800

MALLET INSTRUMENTS                 

Teacher Recipient: Kris Swanson                

Amount awarded: $1,000                            

2013 Grant Winners

DRUMMING UP CHARACTER                          SOLAR CARS

Teacher Recipient: Peggy Krasin                       Teacher Recipients: Kim Quayle, Jenny Hannack

Amount awarded: $1,000                                 Amount awarded: $1,500

 

UKULELES FOR YOUTH                                   INTERVENTION TOOL CLOSET RESOURCES

Teacher Recipient: Bridget Lyons                      Teacher Recipient: Pam McCabe

Amount awarded: $625                                    Amount awarded: $525

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PORTABLE MIC SYSTEM FOR CATS               FAST FORWARD READING PROGRAM

Teacher Recipient: Karen Rodewald                  Teacher Recipient: Andrea Ganske

Amount awarded: $500                                    Amount awarded: $1,5000

LIVE VIDEO CONFERENCING EQUIPMENT  CHARACTER EDUCATION STAFF TRAINING

Teacher Recipient: Thomas Cos                        Teacher Recipient: Rita Thorson

Amount awarded: $1,500                                 Amount awarded: $1,000

 

FARM TO SCHOOL FOOD PROGRAM             FIT FOR THE FUTURE TRAINING EQUIPMENT

Teacher Recipient: Chuck Eaton                       Teacher Recipients: Colleen Sowa & Steve Trudeau

Amount awarded: $1,500                                 Amount awarded: $350

 

SPANISH LANG. CHILDREN'S BOOKS           3D PRINTER FOR TECH ED

Teacher Recipient: Christine Engel                    Teacher Recipient: Kevin Dorn

Amount awarded: $750                                    Amount awarded: $1,500

 

3D PRINTER FOR ENGINEERING                  WORLD MUSIC VISITING MUSICIANS

Teacher Recipient: Paul Haugland                     Teacher Recipient: Carrie Loney

Amount awarded: $1,500                                 Amount awarded: $400

 

BOOK SETS (GLOBAL ISSUE STUDIES)        IPADS FOR CLASSROOM & TITLE MATHC

Teacher Recipient: Carrie Loney                       Teacher Recipients: Jayne Hoffman & Sherry Powell

Amount awarded: $850                                   Amount awarded: $700

 

IPOD MUSIC LISTENING LAB                      PILOT UWRF HYBRID FOOD SCIENCE COURSE

Teacher Recipient: Bridget Lyons                    Teacher Recipient: Linda Berg

Amount awarded: $1,000                               Amount awarded: $800

 

GLOBAL CITIZEN RESOURCE LENDING LIBRARY FOR 4K                

Teacher Recipient: Becky McAleavey               

Amount awarded: $1,000                                

2012 Grant Winners

IPADS                                                               STEP PROGRAM

Teacher Recipient: Karen Sizemore                    Teacher Recipient: Tara Albores

Amount awarded: $800                                    Amount awarded: $500

 

IPOD RECORDING STUDIOS                         LAPTOP & SOFTWARE FOR SMART MUSIC

Teacher Recipient: Stephanie Reid                    Teacher Recipient: JJoe Coughlin

Amount awarded: $950                                    Amount awarded: $500

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SPECIAL ED SKILLS CURRICULUM               LAPTOP & SOFTWARE FOR SMART MUSIC

Teacher Recipient: Kate Dulaney                      Teacher Recipient: Mike Fuller

Amount awarded: $800                                    Amount awarded: $500

 

IPAD FOR SCIENCE                                        CHARACTER EDUCATION CONFERENCE

Teacher Recipient: Mary Linhan                       Teacher Recipients: Mark Chapin & Kit Luedtke

Amount awarded: $800                                   Amount awarded: $800

 

GREENWOOD GARDEN COMPOSTER           IPADS FOR CLASSROOM

Teacher Recipient: Steve Papp                        Teacher Recipient: Mark Smith

Amount awarded: $250                                   Amount awarded: $800

 

DIGITAL PROJECTING MICROSCOPE         PROJECT RESOURCE CENTER

Teacher Recipient: Kirk Gednalske                   Teacher Recipient: Mark Smith

Amount awarded: $400                                  Amount awarded: $500

 

IPAD FOR AUTISM   

Teacher Recipient: Jana Ladd              

Amount awarded: $400

                               

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