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AEF Awards 2016 Staff Scholarships for Creativity and Innovation

The Avon Education Foundation recently awarded more than $6,000 in funding for innovative programs supporting instruction in Avon's schools. The scholarships will be used to enhance curriculum or to address specific remediation needs.

  • Lori Rosemeyer, Avon Intermediate School West, $1,436 for Kids Discover Magazines to supplement social studies curriculum
  • Ashley Schroll, Avon Intermediate School West, $1,500 for novels to connect social studies and language arts lessons
  • Carrie Hood, Avon Middle School South, $620 for an 8th grade STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) unit on environment
  • Serena Runions, Avon Intermediate School West, for novels targeted to support English Language Learners and Response to Intervention 
  • Kevin Gray, Cedar Elementary, $2,200 for intervention for IREAD success for at risk students.

Congratulations to our scholarship recipients. The next scholarship application deadline is January 13, 2017.