2018-19 Grant Recipients

Grant Name Teacher School Amount Awarded
“Oh the Places You’ll Go with Google Expeditions!” Sandy Bauer, Emily Gilchrist, Wendy Hilbert, Amy Hoff, Jen Lassman, Traci Mattis, Annie Nierman, Michelle Overbeck, Kim Rues, Erin Simons All Elementary $6,345.00
 ‘Seas’ the Day: Splash into Oceans! Julie Coram, Sandy Welcher, Lisa Cohen, Polly Lauck, Patti Schwartz, Tina Miller, Donna Everett, Jenny Reidlinger, Wendy Davies All Elementary $1,982.30
Preparing Future Engineers Miranda Jarnevic Cedar Creek Elementary $866.57
Think, Create, Solve…CODE! Michelle Overbeck and Erin Simons Cedar Creek Elementary, Highland Park Elementary, Pleasant Lea Elementary, Westview Elementary $2,215.92
Bugs, the fun kind Cathy Campbell Great Beginnings Early Education Center $329.67
Puppets with a Purpose Mary Beth Panek and Jill Smith Great Beginnings Early Education Center $622.69
The Preschool Incubator Project Mary Fleming Great Beginnings, Legacy, and Satellite Locations $524.23
Sensory Success for Little Learners Amy Hachinsky and Tiffany Johnson Great Beginnings, Trailridge, Westview, and Meadow Lane $571.29
STEM Bins Anthony Grego Greenwood Elementary $889.46
Full Steam Ahead! Jamie Harrel, Laura Hensley, Jessie Bruto Hawthorn Hill Elementary $555.30
Catch the Concept Jamie Harrel, Laura Hensley, Jessie Bruto Hawthorn Hill Elementary $558.00
Integrated and Adaptive Play Cindy Ullman, Nina Skinner, Misty Rigot, Dana Hargraves, Karen McClain, Nancy Williams, Dee Montera Hawthorn Hill Elementary $1,755.95
Follow the Pathways to Success Kristen Cordes Hazel Grove Elementary $550.00
Just Bead It! Edith LaMastres Hazel Grove Elementary $950.68
Can You Hear Me Now? Kristen Cordes Hazel Grove Elementary $254.85
Hey! Now Math Makes Sense! Kristen Cordes, Stephanie Coleman, Maggie Hosfield Hazel Grove Elementary $913.20
The Only Way to Learn Math is to DO Math! Susan Dunham, Michelle Lisle, Alison Riley Hazel Grove Elementary $2,370.00
EGGcited About Life Cycles! Susan Dunham, Michelle Lisle, Alison Riley Hazel Grove Elementary $1,113.33
Making Magnetic Connections with Reading Jackie Robertson Highland Park Elementary $1,200.00
Breakout the 4C’s Wendy Hilbert Lee’s Summit Elementary $550.00
FIRST Lego League Elementary Robotics Team Jennifer Rokos Lee’s Summit Elementary $1,050.00
Movement That Allows Formative Assessments Carla Thomas Lee’s Summit High School $1,327.95
Crimson Café Brooke Green, Lindsay Beachner, Jessica Stueve Lee’s Summit North High School $2,035.22
Schoology Assessment Photo Kiosk Jill Hummel Lee’s Summit North High School $443.50
Bringing Languages to Life! Robin Villa Lee’s Summit North High School $2,343.75
Literary Publishing for the 21st Century Ashley Baker Washington Lee’s Summit North High School $1,997.91
Physics with Smart Carts Joe Milliano and Gina Riegert Lee’s Summit West High School $4,858.65
Cultivation of a Creation Nation Lisa Searls Lee’s Summit West High School $1,602.12
Devine Design Amanda Jeffries Lee’s Summit West High School $1,665.40
“We are Engineers! We are Scientists!” Jennifer Lassman Mason Elementary $1,421.75
StoryWorks Makes our Minds Work Misty Beichley Mason Elementary $216.00
“Let’s Create, Design, and Explore!” Jennifer Lassman Meadow Lane Elementary $1,262.18
Music Tablet Price Carter Meadow Lane Elementary $330.00
Eureka, I Can Read! Kim Erholtz, Jessica Christian, Jill Gordon Pleasant Lea Elementary $1,770.66
Picturing a New Approach Tracy Baker Pleasant Lea Middle School $775.99
Learning the Alphabet with My Hands Julie Hogle Prairie View Elementary $159.94
First Steps in Music Libbie Chandler and Whitney Rausch Prairie View Elementary $421.89
Eureka! ELA Christina Wilson Prairie View Elementary $2,484.29
Extended School Year Life Skills Learning Rachl Aguirre LSHS, LSN, LSW $762.32
360˚ Classroom Suzanne Patterson, Liz Jeffries, Sue Lamb, and Jon Huntley Summit Lakes Middle School $3,188.35
Encouraging Engagement Working Together Brian Freeborn Summit Lakes Middle School $597.00
UkeCheckout! Darla Nelson, Gail Rowland, Stephanie Holdmeyer Summit Lakes, Bernard Campbell, Lee’s Summit West $1,483.04
Leveled Literacy Intervention Take Home Books Janene Mcanulty Summit Pointe Elementary $594.00
Experiencing STEM in Kindergarten! Julie Devine Summit Pointe Elementary $404.41
Being a Writer Kit – 4th Grade Brenda Hall Summit Pointe Elementary $810.00
Making Meaning Laura Tacke Summit Pointe Elementary $810.00
Hands On Math Aubrey Shortino Sunset Valley Elementary $453.15
Learning About Stars, Constellations, and Planets Francesca Martin Sunset Valley Elementary $516.00
Biography Book Clubs Lindsey Parker Sunset Valley Elementary $399.20
Tchoukball – Weird Name, Cool Game! Stacey Bryant Underwood Elementary $811.93
It Don’t Mean a Thing if it Ain’t Got Four Strings Abigail Sander Underwood Elementary $1,853.25
DrumFit, Move Your Body To The Beat! Brianna Wessley and Amy Westacott Woodland Elementary $2,113.05
Maker Math Toolkits Vanessa Buhrmester Woodland Elementary $262.07
Beginner Books Make Life-long Learners Lindsey Adamczyk and Annie Nierman Woodland Elementary $728.53
Eureka! It’s Math Manipulatives! Colby Cantrell, Sara Benke, Jeanine Nared Woodland Elementary $1,147.95
Comprehension Construction Toolkits Vanessa Buhrmester Woodland Elementary $97.82