GRANTS AND FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES - 07.02.12
P. Buckley Moss Foundation Education Grants aid and support teachers who wish to establish an effective learning tool using the arts in teaching children with learning disabilities and other special needs.
Maximum award: $1,000.
Eligibility: new or evolving programs that integrate the arts into educational programming.
Deadline: September 30, 2012.
American Association of School Administrators’ Educational Administration Scholarships provide incentive, honor and financial assistance to outstanding graduate students in school administration who intend to make the school superintendency a career.
Maximum award: $2,500, plus a $500 travel allowance to attend AASA’s National Conference on Education.
Eligibility: members of the AASA at the aspiring superintendent rate.
Deadline: July 30, 2012.
The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics’ Using Mathematics to Teach Music grant encourages the incorporation of music into the elementary school classroom to help young students learn mathematics.
Any acquisition of equipment must support the proposed plan but not be the primary focus of the grant. Proposals must address the following: the combining of mathematics and music; the plan for improving students’ learning of mathematics; and the anticipated impact on students’ achievement.
Maximum award: $3,000.
Eligibility: individual classroom teachers or small groups of teachers currently teaching mathematics in grades PreK-2 level who are also (as of October 15, 2012) Full Individual or e-Members of NCTM or teach in a school with a current (as of October 15, 2012) NCTM PreK-8 school membership.
Deadline: November 09, 2012.