By Lisa Bender
Lisa Bender is a business teacher at Southern Garrett High School in Oakland, Maryland. She was awarded a Learning and Leadership Grant from the NEA Foundation in September.
In the business world, ROI (Return On Investment) is a popular metric used to measure the effectiveness of time and money spent on a project. There are ways to apply this metric to the teaching world too! A good example of this is my grant writing effort for a NEA Foundation Learning and Leadership Grant.