Last week, EnvisionEdPlus partnered with Achieve 3000 and John Carroll University to provide webinars on Evidence Based Strategies for Improving Literacy Instruction in Middle and High Schools. Feedback from participants was fantastic. They loved the new research Dr. Dan Reynolds provided which summarized evidence based strategies not currently available on What Works Clearinghouse (WWC). Everyone… Continue reading Recorded Webinar on MS/HS Literacy Available
The Ohio Department of Education has updated eligibility requirements for its anticipated Striving Readers grant competition, casting a wide net for potential awards. If your school, district or early childhood center is interested in funds to support improved literacy, here are a few items that need immediate attention. A letter of intent to apply is… Continue reading Striving Readers Eligibility Updated
This week the Ohio Department of Education is hosting the first set of regional meetings to share information about the next (and possibly final) round of Community Connector grants. Many thanks to Kimberlee Clark, Community Connectors’ Program Administrator for facilitating a great session. My greatest 'aha' moment was when Kimberlee said that this grant program… Continue reading Community Connectors: Lots of Great Changes for Round 4
Over the next few months, Ohio Department of Education will be issuing RFPs (request for proposal) for three significant grant opportunities: Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy Grants, 21st Century Community Learning Center Grants and the final round of Community Connector grants. Each of these grant opportunities require unique collaborations and significant local efforts to prepare competitive… Continue reading Upcoming ODE Grants: To Write or Not to Write?
The John Ben Snow Foundation and Memorial Trust support a wide range of initiatives including, arts and culture, community initiatives, education, environmental, historic preservation, journalism, disabilities/universal access and youth development. The foundation favors requests for short-term needs such as start-up funding to support a new or improved initiative while ongoing funding is stabilized or "last… Continue reading John Ben Snow Memorial Trust