Check out our May 2018 Newsletter: ITEF Announces 2018 Innovators! At ITEF, we are constantly in search of ways to increase educator involvement, to encourage innovation in schools, and to amplify student voices. In addition to making grants to two private, one charter, and three public schools this year, we also accepted 34 applications for individual, school, […]
I have been thinking a lot about the Art of the Possible event last Thursday and felt the urge to reach out to you all to give a special thank you for the work you do. The event has been on my mind so much lately because it was there where I really got see the impact this […]
We are excited to introduce you to ITEF’s next Spotlight Innovator: Carrie Wilson-Herndon Meet Carrie Wilson-Herndon, ITEF’s newest Spotlight innovator! Carrie will be teaching science at Whitfield School, starting in the fall of 2017. Prior to that, Carrie has been a science teacher at Metro East Montessori, where she received an ITEF grant in 2016 for […]
The Innovative Technology Education Fund (ITEF) has announced the six area schools chosen to receive 2017 innovator grants, ranging from $28,000 – $66,000, to transform learning for their students. Check out the winning schools and projects! “Each year, we ask area teachers to send us their best ideas for increasing innovation, and we have the […]
Congrats to one of our 2016 Innovators, Carrie Herndon of Metro East Montessori School, Granite City, IL. She took home the Vernier/NSTA Teacher Award Program ((link)) Each year, educators are recognized for their planned or current innovative use of data-collection technology. She was one of two middle school awardees. Read more!
We are excited to introduce you to ITEF’s next Spotlight Innovators: Mr. Sam Pitlyk & Mrs. Jodi Bergmann Jodi and Sam are teachers at Hudson Elementary in the Webster Groves School District. Jodi is a special education teacher, and Sam teaches 5th grade. These two dynamic educators have joined together to promote a democratic learning space […]
We are excited to introduce you to ITEF’s first Spotlight Innovator: Dr. Audrey Lee Dr. Lee is Hazelwood Central High School’s Principal, and a 2014 ITEF Innovator (what ITEF calls grantees). Dr. Lee spearheaded a flipped classroom project at Hazelwood Central that began in 2014 and continues to succeed. A conversation with Audrey Lee: Q: How […]