Grants Awarded

Nearly $500,000 in Grants Awarded Since 2004!

Since its inception in 2004, ELF has awarded dozens of grants totaling approximately $500,000 to Samuel Staples Elementary School, Helen Keller Middle School, and Joel Barlow High School, as well as the Easton and Redding communities.

13 Years of Grants: 2004-2017


2013-2014

HKMS Student Academic Center

HKMS Outdoor Cafeteria

SSES Go Green Bugs solar energy activity

JBHS Chromebooks Pilot

SSES International Society for Technology in Education Conference

SSES National Science Teachers Association: Inspiring Growth Workshop

SSES Author Visits (Co-Sponsor)

SSES Invention Convention

HKMS Outdoor Classroom

HKMS VEX materials and professional development for Project Lead the Way

SSES Geography Bee sponsorship

HKMS Social Thinking Conference (Lessons for the Common Core Standards)

JBHS Digital Signage to support communications and emergency response

JBHS 3D Printer to support student-driven scientific research


2012-2013

HKMS Wireless science probes and lab software for iPads (all grade levels)

HKMS 3D Printer for engineering lab

SSES Apple TVs for third grade classrooms

SSES Teaching Reading in Small Groups workshop for fourth grade teachers

SSES Go Green Bugs solar energy activity

HKMS Go Animate subscription to support interactive world language activities

HKMS New England League of Middle School’s Annual Conference

JBHS iTouches for Science (to complete class set)

JBHS First Robotics Team

SSES Invention Convention

SSES Teaching Yoga to Children Workshop


2011-2012

HKMS National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Regional Conference

SSES iPad Cart

HKMS iPad Cart

JRMS iTouch Cart

SSES LEGO Machines and Mechanisms (Extension)

HKMS ILA Document Camera

HKMS Math Document Camera


2010-2011

SSES Columbia Reading Institute

HKMS DNA Extraction Lab

JBHS Laptop for Guidance Department

SSES Invention Convention

JBHS iPads to Explore Physical Science

SSES Solar Grasshopper Experiment

SSES Student Senate Fieldtrip


 

2009-2010

JBHS Building Learning Communities Conference

HKMS DNA Necklaces and DNA Extraction Lab

HKMS Engineering and Innovation Lab

SSES LEGO Machines and Mechanisms

JBHS National English Conference With Workshop

JBHS Professional Development to Enrich AP Statistics


 

2008-2009

JBHS Barlow Palooza

SSES Going Green Experiment

SSES Journey North Investigation

SSES Reading Institute at Columbia University

JBHS Smart-Ed Tech Strategies for Tough Times

SSES Storyteller for Kindergarten


 

2007-2008

HKMS 3-D Digital Microscopes

JBHS Audio Learning

JBHS Barlow Palooza

HKMS DNA Necklaces and DNA Extraction Lab

JBHS Lakota Jewelry Project Easton One Book: One Community

SSES Photography 101

JBHS Redesigning the American High School Easton/ER9 SMARTboards

SSES Social Studies and Election 2008

HKMS Take a Walk in My Shoes


 

2006-2007

SSES Art Technology

JBHS Inspired Teachers Inspire Students

JBHS Lakota Jewelry Project Easton One Book: One Community

JBHS Redesigning the American High School Easton/ER9 SMARTboards

HKMS Take a Walk in My Shoes

HKMS Touchstones


 

2005-2006

SSES A Day in the Life of a Colonial Student

HKMS Author Mentoring

SSES Barnhartville and Marchettiville Easton Beauty Through Bloom

HKMS DNA Necklaces and DNA Extraction Lab

SSES Easton to Uganda

SSES Gardening is Elementary

JBHS Music Technology Easton/ER9 SMARTboards

SSES State of the Art Science Lessons

HKMS Take a Walk in My Shoes


 

2004-2005

HKMS Author Mentoring

JBHS Costume Design

SSES Journey to Learn Activity Bags

HKMS Skywatch

HKMS Using Technology to Promote Character Education

HKMS WrAP Writing Improvement System