2017-18 AEF MINI-GRANT RECIPIENTS LIST

For almost 20 years, AEF has rewarded inspirational AUSD teachers and staff with grants that help take their student-centric innovative proposals from idea to reality. This year, AEF distributed $27,204.20 to 41 teachers and staff through 30 mini-grants to enhance students’ achievement and educational experiences!

THANK YOU TO OUR DONORS WHOSE SUPPORT MADE THESE GRANTS POSSIBLE!

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ARCADIA HIGH SCHOOL

Lesley Ogle: Book Mending Machine

Jeannie Ackerman: Qball for Classroom

Frank Nunez: Radio Plays and Podcasting Gear

Frank Nunez, Nick Lemas, Ryan Press, Donte Bell, Adam Conover, Jennifer Estrada, David Losia: Scoreboard Data Device for Baseball, Volleyball and Basketball

Gerry Wang: Goode’s World Atlas: It’s Very Good(e)!

Neda Kuso: Separating Soil with Soil Sieves

Yumiko Goto, Mauricio Eguez: Physics Labs with Technology

BALDWIN STOCKER

Denise Landis, Nina Curone-Ronnie, Lily Kwok, Laurie Scalzo: Utilizing Artificial Intelligence for Education

Kathryn Judson: Maker Space for Library/Innovation Lab

Karen DiNoto, Tiffany Chang, Lindsey Fortgang: Lend a Hand, Give a Hand

Grace Lee Navarrete, Henley Chu, Cristi Oster, Jenny Tran-Fuerte: To Infinity & Beyond with Robotics

CAMINO GROVE ELEMENTARY

Sharon Pasqua: Learning with a STEM Twist

Sharon Pasqua: Coding in Kindergarten

Shannon Solis: Dollhouse for TK

Linda Hayek: Apple iPad Pro, Case Keyboard & Apple Pencil

Linda Hayek: Class Sets of Literature Books

Wanda Yee: Qball ~ A Voice For Every Student

DANA MIDDLE SCHOOL

Jeff Grable: Wireless Receiver & Microphone System

Rania Ibrahim: Cooking with Solar Energy and Global Warming

FIRST AVENUE MIDDLE SCHOOL

Mark Gould: Eco-Bottles Going Digital

Mark Gould: DIY Foam Board Airplanes

Anddie Chen: Human Foosball

Megan Forbes, Laura Nelson: Workers’ Rights Literature Circles

Connie Mimura: Spartan #210 League Sports

Karalee Nakatsuka: Picturing History, Making U.S. History Come Alive with Graphic Novels

FOOTHILLS MIDDLE SCHOOL

Thao Mai: Virtual Learning and Teaching

HOLLY AVENUE ELEMENTARY

Alexea DiNoto: Who/What Was/Is Series

Cecile Bons-Jogminas: Whiteboards—Connecting Teacher to Students One on One

LONGLEY WAY ELEMENTARY

Sandy Burch: Children’s Literature Collection to Enhance Writing

RANCHO LEARNING CENTER

Lesley Ogle: Books for Book Club

ALL 11 SCHOOL LIBRARIES

Lesley Ogle: Book Mending Machine for District Library Use

Lesley Ogle—AHS

        Cheryl Tarsala—DAMS

    Donna Noda—FAMS

Lisa Lucas — FMS,

     Kathryn Judson—BS

       Karen Shepherd—CG 

   Alexea DiNoto—HA

Kris Johnson—HO

Jan Brown—HR

Carol Swanson—LW

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