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Ohio Grant-Sanity Watch List 2018

Lions and tigers and grants - Oh My! This will be a busy winter - spring for districts and non-profits looking to pursue grants and innovation opportunities related to education, STEM and youth development.  Here is EnvisionEdPlus’ Grant-Sanity Watch List. Please note: all timelines listed below are estimations right now. EEP will share updates via… Continue reading Ohio Grant-Sanity Watch List 2018

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Striving Readers: Preparing to Succeed on Ohio’s Newest Competitive Grant

Ohio is expected to invite applications early in 2018 for grant funding to improve literacy outcomes among children birth through grade 12. Potential applicants should be preparing now, including taking a critical step before the end of 2017 to ensure their eligibility for the grant competition. The Ohio Department of Education (ODE) recently announced it… Continue reading Striving Readers: Preparing to Succeed on Ohio’s Newest Competitive Grant

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#MoltenLava: ‘Straight A’ contributes to statewide culture of innovation

A blog by EnvisionEdPlus President Michele Timmons Canal Winchester Local Schools Superintendent Jim Sotlar has been telling staff, families and community members for years that Canal students are much more than a score on a report card. He has stressed 21st Century skills, STEM (which his team describes as “Strategies that Engage Minds”), and community… Continue reading #MoltenLava: ‘Straight A’ contributes to statewide culture of innovation

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Servant Leadership Evident in Kenton City Schools

A guest post by Kelly Obarski, ED. D., proprietor of Global Teaching Solutions, and evaluator of Kenton City School District's Straight A project. Have you ever seen someone plan a team dinner, order it, make sure it is delivered, and check in to make sure the team has everything they need? Your answer is probably… Continue reading Servant Leadership Evident in Kenton City Schools

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Straight A: An update on Ohio’s innovation funds

Our team regularly is asked “What’s up with Straight A?” So here is the scoop. Ohio’s Straight A Fund Governing Board met this week and state officials provided insight on both the state budgeting process and the plan for Straight A Rounds 5 and 6 (if the legislature approves Straight A funding in the coming… Continue reading Straight A: An update on Ohio’s innovation funds