2010 MIE Tech Grant Recipients
Media In Education (MIE) at The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com recently awarded over $100,000 in technology grants to Arizona educators for classroom projects.
The MIE Tech Grant program provides funding that supports increased access to technology for young learners.
The program is in its second year at the Republic, and, to date, more than $200,000 has been awarded to 42 teachers at 38 schools. Generous Republic subscribers also support technology grants through the Vacation Donation program.
Congratulations to the following teachers, who have been awarded technology grants for classroom projects to be implemented at their schools during the 2010-2011 school year.
Copper Canyon High School: Ingrid Benson, Relaunch of Newspaper
Aire Libre Elementary School: Karen Kleve, Enhancing Success With Computers
Arrowhead Elementary School: Dianna Kelly, Wii Interactive Whiteboards
Bret R. Tarver Elementary School: Kelli Hughes, Project Integration
Longview Elementary School: Ann Aken, SMART Board Reading
Longview Elementary School: Carrie Crompton, Online Reading Support
Marc T. Atkinson Middle School: Leah Varney, The Future of Photojournalism
Moon Mountain Elementary School: Rosalyn Callahan, Reading Interventions
Osborn Middle School: Jan Parsons, Photojournalism Program
Peralta Elementary School: Nicole Waltz, Enhancing Literacy Through Websites
Santa Fe Elementary School: Karen Angell, Story Twisters
Solano Elementary School: John Formanek, SMART Boards
Tavan Elementary School: Madeline Papazian, Developing Cognitive Skills
Thompson Ranch Elementary School: Darlene Roach, Totally Alive Arizona Digital Citizens
Eloy Junior High School: Leticia Jiminez, Media Monday
Webster Elementary School: Jennifer Beck, Technology in Our Classrooms
Peoria Elementary School: Kris McAllister, Library Computers
San Tan Valley
J.O. Combs High School: Deborah Painter-Pimley, AP US History
Sequoia Village School: Paul Cryder, Bridge the Gap
Children First Academy of Tempe: Connie Lopez, Hanna Perry & Tasia Rosbrook, Technology Enhancements for Classroom
Dos Rios Elementary School, David Newsom, Digital Elementary Classroom