Teacher Grant Recipients

The Bradley Cleveland Public Education has awarded $70,000 in Teacher Grants for the 2019-20 school year.

The 21 grants awarded—16 TEAM grants and 5 Individual grants--will support innovative teaching and enhanced learning in the local classrooms of 17 public schools. 

“We are so very encouraged by the teachers' creativity and the collaborative planning evident in the grant proposals again this year,” BCPEF Executive Director Lynn Voelz said. "Positive impact is absolutely certain as the investments of our generous donors reach the students in the classrooms."


2019-2020 Teacher Grant Award Recipients

INDIVIDUAL Teacher Grant Award Winners

Prospect Elementary School
Kristen Vradenburgh
Music is for Everyone: Xylophones to Help Every Student Stay Engaged

Valley View Elementary School
Chrystal Stallings
Got Tech?

Waterville Community Elementary School
Amanda McDonald
Buzzing into STEM


TEAM Teacher Grant Award Winners

Bradley Central High School
Angela Campbell & Meagan Knight
Making the Most of Skinny Blocks

Hopewell Elementary
Kim Jones, April Gatlin & Lori Sentell
Going Out On A Limb

Lake Forest Middle School
Janelle Musick & Lisa Hamilton
A Leg Up On Literacy

Jonathan Hill & Ashley McDonald
Creating Equal Opportunities to Play

North Lee Elementary School
Karra Withrow, Faith Robinson, Nikki O’Boyle & Jennifer Wilson
“EGG”cellent Readers

Ocoee Middle School
Judy Weir, Kacie Hicks, Lee Baggerly, Pam Coleman & Heather Bischof
Technology and the 21st Century Learner

Jesse Wood, Sarah Sausville & Stephanie England
Unlocking the STEM Gateway: A Portable Inquiry Lab

Park View Elementary
Michael Heltzel & Kayla McNelly

Walker Valley High School
Nathan McKay & Ethan Taylor
Arithmetics & Aeronautics

Waterville Community Elementary School
Lori Stafford & Holly Dare


INDIVIDUAL Teacher Grant Award Winners

Arnold Memorial Elementary School
Siema Swartzel
Kila mtu angalia! Muziki wa Kiafrika na hesabu pamoja! Combining Math and Music in a Rhythmic Ensemble using African, Xylophones D’jembes and Dun Dun Drums

Cleveland High School
Erin Hattabaugh
Orthopedics In Action 

TEAM Teacher Grant Award Winners

Candy’s Creek Cherokee Elementary School
Lesley Avery & Morgan Burgener
Music, Mallets, and Mathematics

Gregory Towe, Chelsea Isbill & Angela Gardner
Digital Readiness on the Cutting Edge

Ann Collins &  Dana Storey
Personalized Reading With myON

Cleveland Middle School
Grace Dyrek & Cynthia Van Pelt

E.L. Ross & D.P. Yates Elementary Schools
Kaylee Vaught & Grace Hodnette
Harmony Happens When We Work Together

Mayfield Elementary School
Punky Gibson, Yolanda Edwards, Erin Cole & Claudia Parker
What Is “Write” with Kindergarten