Past Grant Recipients

The Bradley Cleveland Public Education has awarded $60,000 in Teacher Grants for the 2018-19 school year.

The 18 grants awarded—14 TEAM grants and 4 Individual grants--will support innovative teaching and enhanced learning in the local classrooms of 11 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."


2018-2019 Teacher Grant Award Recipients

INDIVIDUAL Teacher Grant Award Winners

Walker Valley High School
Kayla Rudy
Reading Across Cultures


TEAM Teacher Grant Award Winners

Bradley Central High School
Betsy Gilbert & Samuel Lackey
Getting STEM SMART through Engagement
Charis Reagan, Victor Rodriguez & Deanette King
Nex: eLab for Fab

Lake Forest Middle School
Drew Nelson, Sheryll Rollins & Ashley Anderson
Getting Connected through Science
Candace Rhodes-Mull & Jonathan Hill
Providing Instruments for Creativity
Sara Rusk, Joshua Gregory & Elizabeth Triplett
Sculpting in Clay: Integrating Art, Math & Science 

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

Valley View Elementary School
Chase Smartt & Jennie White
Securing Digital Success

Walker Valley High School
Stacey Wielfaert & Leigh Ann Klepzig
Real World Learning with Technology
Paul Sausville, Ann Pickens, Lindsey McChesney, Josh Justice, Christian Mann, Mandy Wilson & Leslie Keck
Time Travel: Discovery through Vintage Newspapers


INDIVIDUAL Teacher Grant Award Winners

Arnold Memorial Elementary School
Siema Swartzel
Math a Me Ke Mele I Ka Ukulele

Blythe-Bower Elementary School
Ann Collins
Bet You Can’t Read Just One

Cleveland High School
Erin Hattabaugh
Neuroscience for Everyone


TEAM Teacher Grant Award Winners

Blythe-Bower Elementary School
Jesse Wood & Kim Foxworth
STEM Pilot:  Flying Students to Future Careers

Cleveland Middle School
Grace Dyrek & Cynthia Van Pelt
Karl Jo Harris, Brett Kirksey, Laura Martin & Ashley Meagher
6 Degrees of Motion with VR Field Trips

E.L. Ross Elementary School
Wenona Patterson & Gwen Turpin
Reading to Succeed

Mayfield Elementary School
Mary Ann Poplin & Amelia Grubb
Drawn to Cultural Exploration – Art & Writing

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