The Colorado CenturyLink Teachers and Technology Grant Program

Posted by on October 10, 2014 in Grant, Professional Development | Comments Off on The Colorado CenturyLink Teachers and Technology Grant Program

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CenturyLink Teachers & Technology Grant Program for 2014-2015

CenturyLink and Public Education & Business Coalition (PEBC) are pleased to announce the continuation of the CenturyLink Teachers & Technology Grant Program.

Mini-grants totaling $150,000 will be awarded to Colorado teachers to fund innovative technology projects that focus on improving and enhancing classroom practice.

This Grant Program is a unique opportunity for educators to find innovative ways to bring technology into the classroom and better prepare students to succeed in learning and in life.

The objectives of the program are to improve student achievement through the use of today’s technology, build a problem-solving team environment and lay the groundwork for future technology integration projects.

The grants will be awarded to teachers through a competitive process that will be administered by CenturyLink and PEBC. Educators will be able to obtain the application at  CenturyLink Teachers & Technology Website. These Web sites will provide specific instructions on the grant process and the list of eligible districts. The grant application deadline is January 02, 2015.  Grant winners will be announced in the spring of 2015.

Key Facts

  • The CenturyLink Teachers & Technology Grant Program will award grants of up to $5,000 each to Colorado teachers who put today’s technology to use for their students.
  • The CenturyLink Teachers & Technology Grants will be awarded to teachers through a competitive process administered by CenturyLink and PEBC.
  • Kindergarten through 12th-grade teachers in public, private and charter school in the CenturyLink service area, with ideas to use technology in the classroom to engage students, enhance student performance and prepare them for life in a technologically advanced world are eligible to apply.
  • The funds may be used to purchase supplies or to support professional development needs; funds may not be used to pay salaries or stipends.

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