Nespelem School District is pleased to announce that 10 teachers received Teacher Grants from the North Central Education Foun- dation. All 10 teachers wrote grants based on the needs of their classrooms and received $300 each which is the maximum amount awarded to purchase items for the classrooms. The teachers who re- ceived awards are: Kim Iverson for classroom Body Core Seating, Madisyn Byam for a classroom Technology Center, Lisa Vaughan for classroom Building Simple Machines, Ron Frescas for Kines- thetic Kids Classroom Seating, Katrina Reeder for Social Emotion- al Games, Paige Patrick for Library STEM Creation Station, Valerie Quintasket, for Salishian History: A Local perspective Project; Deb Bays White Board Table Tops for math, Barbara Quitnasket, Cord- less Microscopes for Nespelem Creek Project, Desirae BearEagle, Nespelem Eagles Social and Emotional Learning Project.
Dr. Mary Hall, Superintendent of the District said she is pleased that teachers took the initiative to write the grants and had great ideas to support their students in the classroom. For more informa- tion about the grants or Nespelem School District call the school office at 509-634-4541.