By Messenger Staff | Published Wednesday, December 25, 2013
The Decatur ISD Education Foundation awarded 15 innovative teaching grants to educators in the district Friday, Dec. 13.
SOCIAL STUDIES WEEKLY — Cara Daniel at Young Elementary was one of the recipients of a $1,075 social studies grant. Submitted photo
MIMIO MAGIC — Young Elementary first grade teachers Tami Blythe, Holly East, Clyde’ette Gage and Kimberly Warren received a $4,003.24 grant. Submitted photo
LET’S GO 3D — McCarroll Middle School teacher Kristi Thetford and her students were on hand for the presentation of the $4,960.85 grant. Submitted photo
LET THE CREATING BEGIN — Carson Elementary teacher Stacy Williams received a $1,317 grant for collaborative research. Submitted photo
DOUBLE WINNER — Carson Elementary teacher Karen Crooks received a pair of $415.03 grants, one for science studies and the other for Texas community studies. Submitted photo
MOBILE MUSIC — Decatur High School teachers Eric McNiel, Ginger Dillard, Cody Knott, Cassidy McQuiston and Chris Yurasek received a $5,000 music grant. Submitted photo