2021 Gratitude Grants: Over $490,000 direct to teachers, schools

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Gratitude Grant funds help teachers and schools reopen classrooms for in-person instruction

How principals work to help accelerate student learning

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Note: This story was originally published on the Chamberlin Family Foundation website. It has been modified to reflect a continuing initiative supported by the Chamberlin Education Foundation.    Even before the pandemic, principal Nicole Ruiz planned to lead her school through significant changes this year to improve student learning. But she could not have predicted […]

Increasing support amid COVID-19 constraints

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Note: This story was originally published on the Chamberlin Family Foundation website. It has been modified to reflect a continuing initiative supported by the Chamberlin Education Foundation.    For WCCUSD principal Jawan Eldridge and his district colleagues, the pandemic pivot is only just beginning.  As they prepare for an academic year that will likely include […]

Gratitude Grants: eCards distributed to distanced educators

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Note: This story was originally published on the Chamberlin Family Foundation website. It has been modified to reflect a continuing initiative supported by the Chamberlin Education Foundation.    A record number of Gratitude Grants totaling over $211,000 are helping West Contra Costa public school teachers adapt to the challenges of ‘distance learning’ required by school […]

2019 Gratitude Grants total over $159,000 across 65 schools

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Note: This story was originally published on the Chamberlin Family Foundation website. It has been modified to reflect a continuing initiative supported by the Chamberlin Education Foundation. The Chamberlin Education Foundation will award a record number of individual grants directly to West Contra Costa public school teachers this Spring. The foundation’s Gratitude Grants program, which […]