The Foundation for FCPS is launching a new Teacher Grant program to support work-based learning opportunities in the classroom. The Foundation seeks grants requests at all education levels for innovative projects that bring a new approach to helping students in the areas of career exploration, workforce readiness or workforce development. Grant amounts will range between $500 and $2,500 for school year 2018-19. Teachers who are interested in submitting an application can link to the application form here. Deadline for submissions &hellip read more
Check out these great photos of students at Springfield Estates receiving their refurbished computers from the Chantilly Academy’s VA Star Club! The VA Star program teaches students new skills by showing them how to refurbish used computers, and gives them an opportunity to give back to their community by donating those computers to students in need. Find out more about this program on the VA Star website or make a contribution through the Foundation for FCPS. Help our students help &hellip read more
The Foundation for Fairfax County Public Schools announces a $164,000 contribution from Innovation Health to expand the Safe Routes to Schools programs in Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) to seven additional elementary schools and five additional middle schools this spring. Funds will be used to purchase bikes, helmets, and storage units, allowing 12 additional schools to regularly participate in the program, and making Safe Routes to Schools more sustainable. Read more about it on the FCPS News website.