The NEA Foundation names five educators for prestigious national award

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

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The NEA Foundation Names Crystal Brown Board Chair

Monday, September 29, 2014

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The NEA Foundation Awards 51 Grants to Support Educators’ Innovative Ideas

Monday, August 4, 2014

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Announcing the 2015 California Casualty Awardees for Teaching Excellence

Monday, June 23, 2014

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The NEA Foundation awards 47 grants to support educators’ innovative ideas

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

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31 award-winning educators to tour Chinese schools

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

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Special Olympics honored with Security Benefit Award for Outstanding Service to Public Education

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

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California Educator Receives Top Honor at the NEA Foundation’s Awards Gala

Friday, February 7, 2014

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AT&T and the NEA Foundation Announce $98,000 Contribution to Support MPS’ Aquaponics Program

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

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AT&T and the NEA Foundation Award Urban Farming Program Promoting STEM Learning For 1,500 NYC Students

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

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Urban Farming Projects Grow Students’ Interest in STEM

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

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Five Educators Named Finalists for National Education Award

Thursday, November 21, 2013

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The NEA Foundation Names Board Vice Chair, Five Members

Thursday, November 7, 2013

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The NEA Foundation Grows its Support for Union and District Leaders’ Collaboration to Improve Student Learning

Monday, September 16, 2013

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From Social Justice to Environmental Service-Learning Projects, Educators Work to Improve Student Learning

Friday, July 12, 2013

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36 Educators to Receive National Recognition With the California Casualty Awards for Teaching Excellence

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

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36 Public School Educators to Tour Brazilian Schools

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

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From Nutrition and Environmental Consciousness to Common Core Standards, Educators Work to Improve Student Learning

Monday, March 25, 2013

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San Ysidro Educators Complete $5,000 Grant Project

Monday, February 25, 2013

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Pennsylvania Educator Receives Top Honor at the NEA Foundation’s Awards Gala

Monday, February 11, 2013

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First Book to Receive Security Benefit Corporation Award for Outstanding Service to Public Education from the NEA Foundation

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

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Daniel Leeds of Alliance for Excellent Education to Receive The NEA Foundation Award for Philanthropy in Public Education

Friday, February 1, 2013

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Five Educators Named Finalists for National Education Award

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Horace Mann Awards for Teaching Excellence Recipients to be Honored by the NEA Foundation at its Annual Salute to Excellence in Education Awards Gala in February

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The NEA Foundation Grows its Support for Union and District Leaders’ Collaboration to Improve Student Learning

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

The NEA Foundation has selected six new teams led by teacher union presidents and superintendents from across the country to join the second cohort of the NEA Foundation Institute for Innovation in Teaching and Learning, a national effort to address challenges facing public education.

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38 Educators to Receive National Recognition With the California Casualty Awards for Teaching Excellence

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

The NEA Foundation today announced the names of the 38 public school educators who will receive the California Casualty Awards for Teaching Excellence, one of the nation’s most prestigious honors.

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What iPads, Turtles, and New Teachers have in Common

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

In South Holland, IL, Michele Liberio’s non-verbal students will use iPads to become members of a highly social technological environment as they learn how to communicate in class more efficiently.

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The NEA Foundation Expands Work on Education Reform Through Union-District Collaboration

Friday, May 25, 2012

The NEA Foundation today announced that it will expand its ongoing work to document and share successful strategies being used by collaborative union-district teams to contribute to improved student performance, thanks to a $550,000 grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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The NEA Foundation Creates Prestigious National Senior Fellows Advisory Group

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

The NEA Foundation today named seven globally recognized scholars and practitioners to serve as the inaugural cohort of its Senior Fellows Advisory Group.

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Innovative Educators Using Game-Based Learning and Interactive Technology to Help Students Learn

Thursday, May 10, 2012

When given a chance to voice their thoughts on how gaming can be used in student learning, educators have an unlimited number of ideas. To spotlight some of the best, the NEA Foundation, in partnership with Microsoft Partners in Learning and the U.S. Department of Education, is recognizing 10 innovators, selected by their peers and a panel of experts, to receive the NEA Foundation’s Challenge to Innovate (C2i) Gaming Award, and $1,000.

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New Jersey Educator Receives Top Honor at the NEA Foundation’s Salute to Excellence in Education Gala

Saturday, February 11, 2012

On Friday, February 10, at the NEA Foundation’s Salute to Excellence in Education Gala, Danielle Kovach, a special education teacher at Tulsa Trail Elementary School in Hopatcong, NJ, received one of public education’s top honors: The NEA Member Benefits Award for Teaching Excellence and $25,000.

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The NEA Foundation Honors the Ford Foundation with its Award for Philanthropy in Public Education

Monday, February 6, 2012

The NEA Foundation will honor the Ford Foundation with its Award for Philanthropy in Public Education, one of public education’s most prestigious honors.

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Urban Farmer Will Allen to Receive the Security Benefit Corporation Award for Outstanding Service to Public Education

Monday, January 23, 2012

When Will Allen left his Rockville, MD family farm to play basketball at the University of Miami, he thought he’d left farming for good. But after playing professional basketball around the world, followed by a career as an accomplished corporate salesperson, Allen found himself back in the business of growing. Only today, in addition to healthy food, he’s growing young minds and building a movement.

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The NEA Foundation, Microsoft-US Partners in Learning Seek Solutions Using Technology to Engage Students

Monday, January 23, 2012

How can interactive technology and game-based learning help students learn? In its latest Challenge to Innovate (C2i) initiative, the NEA Foundation has partnered with Microsoft – US Partners in Learning to encourage public school educators to explore, share, and discuss their responses to this question on the Department of Education’s Open Innovation Portal.

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