More than Apples for These Teachers

first_imgThe Pasadena Educational Foundation (PEF) awarded more than $70,000 in grants to 132 Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) teachers Tuesday evening at the 2015-16 PEF Teacher Grants Reception at the Altadena Town & Country Club.The grants represent the largest amount of grants ever awarded by PEF to teachers in a single year.With the assistance of private donations as well as support from Wells Fargo Bank, PEF has been awarding grants to help fund classroom supplies and instructional materials for more than 40 years.The PEF Teacher Grant Review Committee received a record number of applications this year. The grants, which support everyday-type needs such as project supplies, as well as larger, physical projects are awarded yearly, and benefit thousands of PUSD students in Altadena, Pasadena, and Sierra Madre.Bill Creim, PEF board president, and Principal Kathy Onoye also presided over three additional special awards. Linda Chang, principal at Don Benito Elementary School, was awarded the Jaratt Brunson Memorial Award. The Kathy Onoye Principal’s Award, given to the PUSD principal “whose proposal best exemplifies principals’ role in inspiring staff and students,” was awarded to Garrett Newsom, principal, and Debbie Henderson, teacher, at Sierra Madre Middle School. The Calvin Hunt Arts Education Award was given to London Outlaw, dance teacher at Pasadena High School.This year’s grants were awarded to teachers at 26 elementary, middle school, magnet and high schools in the Pasadena Unified School District.For more information, visit HerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyIs It Bad To Give Your Boyfriend An Ultimatum?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyYou Can’t Go Past Our Healthy Quick RecipesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty15 Countries Where Men Have Difficulties Finding A WifeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty9 Of The Best Family Friendly Dog BreedsHerbeautyHerbeauty Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy More Cool Stuff Community News Community News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Make a comment Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Top of the News 2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it center_img faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,PCC – EducationVirtual Schools PasadenaDarrell Done EducationHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday First Heatwave Expected Next Week EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Business News Education More than Apples for These Teachers Educational Foundation awards more than $70,000 in grants to local educators in Altadena event By EDDIE RIVERA, Community Editor Published on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 | 5:15 pm Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Subscribe Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more