The Bradley Cleveland Public Education has awarded $55,000 in grants to local teachers for the 2017-18 school year.

This year, the foundation awarded 20 grants — 18 team grants and two individual grants. All are expected to help local teachers purchase what they need to implement innovative projects in their classrooms.

“We love to see the creativity of our local teachers as we go through the grant proposals each year,” BCPEF Executive Director Lynn Voelz said. (Read full story in Cleveland Daily Banner)

2017-2018 Teacher Grant Award Recipients

BRADLEY COUNTY SCHOOLS: TEAM Teacher Grant Award Winners
Bradley Central High School
Charis Reagan Elisha Waters, Stephanie Amato, Jonathan Garrett, Hiawatha Brown
Apple Stem
Charleston Elementary School
Denise George, Linda Green Legos for Learning

Lake Forest Middle School
Michelle Johnson, Beth Fowler
Percussions Connection:
The Beat Goes On

Lake Forest Middle School
Lindsey Shewbridge, Mark Dortwegt
All Hands on Deck

Michigan Avenue Elementary School
(cross-system grant)

Cara Rogers, Siema Swartzel
Creating Excellent Musicianship by Developing Math, Social and Academic Skills Through Crafting Authentic Irish Music

Park View Elementary School
Courtney Howell, Cassondra Bishop Chromebooks for Creativity

Taylor Elementary School
Tara Snider, Nate Mathis Developing Our Future One Magniloquent Word at a Time

Valley View Elementary School
Lauren Phillips, Stephanie Jones Go For the Chrome!

Valley View Elementary School
Chase Smartt, Jennie White Chromebooks for Platinum Success


Cleveland High School
Erin Hattabaugh
Engineering Solutions Using Bio-Signals and Bio-Instrumentation
Mayfield Elementary School
Mary Ann Poplin  Drawn to My Art Journal

TEAM Teacher Grant Award Winners

Arnold Memorial Elementary School

Siema Swartzel, Cara Rogers
Creating Excellent Musicianship by Developing Math, Social and Academic Skills Through Crafting Authentic Irish Music
Cleveland Middle School
Angela Wright, Cana Kirksey
Reading, Research and Remembrance: A Presentation and Living Timeline of the Holocaust
Mayfield Elementary
Gregory Towe, Michael Rogers, Ana Walters, Anita Renshaw  I Like to Move, Move It with Codable Robots

E.L. Ross Elementary School
Tonya Mullinax, Laura Hudson Building Adventures

G.R. Stuart/E.L. Ross Elementary School
Mindy Kiser, Laura Hudson Step UP! Making Fitness Counts

*TEAM Grants to $5000    
*Individual Grants to $1000


Past Winners: