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SAISD Awards Innovation Grants to Educators

SAISD Awards Innovation Grants to Educators

Twenty-nine San Antonio ISD educators received a special surprise from school adminstratorsl.

The San Antonio ISD Foundation awarded the unsuspecting teachers Innovation Grant funds totaling $88,333 to support their specially-designed lessons for hands-on learning.

The grants were announced at a press conference at Brackenridge High School on September 1, 2011. The SAISD Foundation started in 2007 has awarded $489,723 grant monies that has benefited over 52,000 kids since 2007.

For a list of the award recipients, click on the SAISD News web page.

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Photo Courtesy:
—San Antonio ISD Communications Department
Pictured: SAISD Foundation Chair Carri Baker Wells presents an Innovative Grant to Math Department Senior Coordinator Dr. Derrick Thomas in memory of Christopher McBrayer. Shaking his hand is the former Brackenridge HS teacher’s brother, Stephen.