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Sep 17, 2018


Photography Contest Inspired by Earth

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is sponsoring a photography contest to celebrate Earth Science Week, October 14–20, 2018. The photography theme for this year is “Inspired by Earth.”

Grants for Schools

Sep 05, 2018


Grants for Tools to Implement Innovative STEM Projects

The application period for Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant program is now open. The program will award classroom grants of $2,000 to $5,000 to as many as 1,000 schools and parent–teacher organizations.

US Senate Youth Program

Sep 05, 2018


Program Inviting Civic Engagement

The 57th annual United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) will be held in Washington, DC, from March 2 to March 9, 2019. Two student leaders from each state, the District of Columbia, and the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) will spend a week in Washington experiencing their national government in action.

NEA Leadership Grants

Sep 05, 2018


Grants for Professional Practices to Improve Student Learning

The NEA Foundation’s Learning & Leadership Grants support the professional development of current members of the National Education Association (NEA) by providing grants to Individuals to participate in high-quality professional development, such as institutes, conferences, seminars, travel abroad programs, or action research, as well as to Groups to fund collegial study, including study groups, action research, lesson plan development, or mentoring experiences for faculty or staff.

Social Emotional Learning Mindfulness

Aug 23, 2018


Teacher Fellowships to Attend Mindfulness Workshops

The Hemera Foundation provides full fellowships for educators to attend the foundation’s workshops focused on mindfulness. The concept of this training is to help educators to be centered and well balanced, and in turn guide their students with special needs to be focused, engaged learners.

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