INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY GRANT IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
Transform Education with Innovation: Your Ideas Can Shape the Future
ITEF funds projects that are innovative, and which elevate learning and exploration. Although we see “innovation” as a mindset, we understand that the definition of innovation is relative and dynamic. We look for projects that engage students, push teachers, and generate excitement and enthusiasm for learning.
Dive deep into a learning area or strategy you wish to bring to your school with the Lean into Learning grant.
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With a keen eye on underserved schools and communities,
the Innovative Technology Education Fund seeks to accelerate learning in
K-12 spaces through the innovative uses of technology.
More than $3 Million in Grants to St. Louis area Schools
“While virtual learning has presented some unique challenges to education, we have also been pleasantly surprised by some unexpected benefits this year. ITEF has allowed us to provide an equitable learning environment for our students. With the return to school, we will be able to pilot this program as it was originally intended so we are grateful for this partnership.”
– Shannon S., Hazelwood East High School
+400 Professional Development Grants Awarded
“I had the opportunity to virtually attend the Institute for Personalized Learnings National Convening with the benefit of the Lean Into Learning 2020 grant funded by ITEF. My mind was bursting with ideas that I couldn’t wait to get on paper, share with others, and begin implementing in my classroom.”
– Sarah B., MOSAIC Elementary
Show-Me Green Schools is an initiative in Missouri that helps PreK-12 schools become environmentally sustainable. They provide resources, guidance, and recognition, focusing on reducing environmental impacts, improving health and wellness, and enhancing education. The...
St. Louis, MO. – The Innovative Technology Education Fund (ITEF) awarded $163,843.81 to seven area schools, grants ranging from $10,000 to $30,000. These competitive Catapult Grants allow schools in our region to obtain basic technology and elevate the technological...
2023 Lean into Learning Professional Development Grants ITEF awarded forty-two grants worth $116,610.94 to educators who chose inspiring and innovation-related activities to deepen their professional and personal growth. ITEF salutes the educators represented...