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FBE Announces Learning Excellence and Innovative Teaching Initiative Grant Awards-December 2021


The Foundation for Belmont Education (FBE) is pleased to announce and summarize grants that were recently approved for the 2021-2022 academic year. Below is a summary of three new grants totaling $7,282.

We are very grateful for the generous community support the FBE receives that enables us to provide this well-deserved support for Belmont Public Schools.

LEARNING EXCELLENCE GRANTS

Applicant

Target School

Award Title

Grant Purpose

Target Area

Amount

Bei Zhang

CMS

Chinese Calligraphy with Chenery Students

to purchase calligraphy materials to provide an enrichment experience for the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Chinese Language Program at CMS

World Language

$432

Caitlin Correiri,

Lisa Hurtubise

CMS

Mental Health Literacy in 8th Grade

to purchase 350 books and teacher resources to pilot a new 8th grade ELA unit designed to educate about and destigmatize mental health

English Language Arts

$5,550

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

$5,982

 

INNOVATIVE TEACHING INITIATIVE GRANT

Applicant

Target School

Award Title

Grant Purpose

Target Area

Amount

Victoria D'Annunzio

High School & CMS

PD on proficiency strategies by Rebecca Blouwuff and follow-up work

to fund two sessions of professional development on proficiency strategies for the World Language Department with Rebecca Blouwuff and teacher time for staff to implement strategies into their curriculum

World Language

$1,300

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

$1,300






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