Digital Learning Grant - 2018
Indiana Department of Education Announces Recipients
(including STOH $75,000) of 2018 Digital Learning Grants
INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Education’s (IDOE) Office of eLearning announced today the recipients of the 2018 Digital Learning Grants. This year’s grants offer up to $75,000 in support for districts developing a new focus for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) instruction, or computer science, within their existing digital learning environment.
“Maintaining a focus on STEM activities in today’s educational environment is vital to preparing students for their future success,” said Dr. Jennifer McCormick, Superintendent of Public Instruction. “I congratulate the awarded districts as I know they will use this grant to continue making a positive impact in their communities.
To support our project we will have PLTW full day training in our district June 4th and 5th, 2018. It will be held at Highland High School in the LGI and adjacent classrooms. Lunch will be served both days, PGP's will be available to those that attend as well as a stipend for teachers who complete the training. The training is open to teachers from all 4 STOH elementary schools.