Innovative Community Partnership:  September 2021

K-3 Forder educator and ITEF grant recipient Amanda Wyatt shared this update: All because of our wonderful connection with ITEF, Forder has continued to foster relationships within the community. The match-up with our mentor from Boeing has been amazing. Our mentor...

Innovative Reading Suggestions for Educators

Because we are always seeking different perspectives on innovation and what innovation in K-12 education could look like, ITEF invited former board member and current emeritus board member, Robert Cole, Ph.D to share with us his picks for books on the subject of...

Lean into Learning 2021

ITEF awarded sixteen grants worth $48,148 to Lean into Learning educators who chose inspiring and innovation-related activities to deepen their professional growth.  Although travel was limited by Covid-19, educators hosted virtual learning sessions that deepened...

Catapult 2020

ITEF awarded a total of $225,038.46 to eight area schools, ranging from $22,073.74 to $30,000.00. These competitive grants are provided to allow schools in our region to obtain basic technology and level the playing field for students K-12. DeSoto School District...

Lean into Learning 2020

ITEF awarded twenty-eight grants worth $77,487.55 to Lean into Learning educators who chose inspiring and innovation-related activities to deepen their professional growth.  Although travel was limited by Covid-19, many educators hosted virtual learning sessions that...