Rigor & Relevance – Mathematics for All (GMS) $818

Provides funding to determine if using modern technology will enhance the rigor and relevance of the 8th grade mathematics curriculum. Technology utilized will be “powerpoint, internet, and real-world film clips.” One-half of the 8th grade class (125 students) will...

Sarah Pfisterer Inspiration Workshop (GHS) $550

Sarah Pfisterer is a 1984 graduate of Greendale High School and has performed in leading roles on Broadway. Sarah was brought in to conduct workshops with 2 choir and 3 drama classes at the High School. She spoke about her education, career, the audition process, and...

Science Technology Integration (GMS) $5,000

Provides funding for a dedicated mobile computer lab and related lab-interface equipment for the science classes. Incorporates the “Modeling Method” of teaching. Use of this technology allows students to be directly involved in scientific experiments and to see...

Bully Ban (CA) $850

First Stage Children’s Theater of Milwaukee runs unique workshops called Teaching Through Theater The “Bully Ban” workshop addresses the issues of bullying and intolerance in schools. Wisconsin DPI has mandated that all schools implement effective bullying prevention...

Fluent Student Project (HV) $2,800

This is a special program for 3rd graders to improve fluency – the ability to read text with speed, accuracy and proper expression. This will increase students’ comprehension and communication skills and will allow them to better relate ideas expressed in text...