RECIPIENTS

Creative Classroom Grants for 2017- 2018

Thanks to the generosity of our business partners and donors,

Valley Alliance for Education has approved funding for 17 grants totaling $24,605.73

PLUS 3 School Grants  to the Teachers of the Year from each Division:

Sponsored by NTELOS Wireless Foundation

Totaling $27,605.73 in awards

VAE – would like to THANK everyone who participated in the CCG process 

See Below for a complete list of CCG Recipients for 2017-18

Lead Teacher Division School Title
Catherine Bateman Augusta County Stuarts Draft Middle School YES! (Youth Entrepreneur Success)
Tessa Buchanan Augusta County Riverheads Elementary School Ozobots: Bringing Coding to Life!
Ashton Girolmo Staunton City Shelburne Middle School Rolling with Rube!
Jennifer Goss Staunton City R.E. Lee High School Reality Trippin’: Virtual Field Trips
Erin Hagedorn Waynesboro City Schools Kate Collins Middle School Coding Curiousity
Erin Hagedorn Waynesboro City Schools Kate Collins Middle School Help Make Us a Makerspace
Jessica Herr Augusta County Fort Defiance High School GLAZES can MAKE or BREAK our CLAY PIECES!!!
Jessica Herr Staunton City T.C. McSwain Elementary School Expeditious Expiditions
Kaitlin Ilnitzki Staunton City Shelburne Middle School Teaching Tots with Bots!
Sue Leonard Augusta County Fort Defiance High School GET FIT!
Donna Morris Staunton City Shelburne Middle School Hidden Figures:  One Grade One Book
Barry Morris Waynesboro City Schools Kate Collins Middle School My Journal. My Thoughts
Lori Peltonen Staunton City R.E. Lee High School Motivate Me:  A Book and an Adventure
Carleigh Rittenhouse Augusta County Fort Defiance High School Exploring the Design Process through Graphic Design
Karen Sellers Waynesboro City Schools Kate Collins Middle School Creating Communication Skills
Heather Smith-Reeps Staunton City T.C. McSwain Elementary School Mini IPads for Mega Learning
Elizabeth Williams Augusta County Fort Defiance High School Clip, Plant, Grow!
Brandy Wingfield Waynesboro City Schools William Perry Elementary School Orff Instruments for Everyone!