Educator Mini-Grant: Math Motion with Ms. Gonzalez!

Educator Mini-Grant: Math Motion with Ms. Gonzalez!   “I was adamant about giving my students hands-on learning,” says Ms. Gonzalez, San Antonio ISD Kindergarten Teacher For Ms. Gonzalez, allowing her students to work with tools that help them understand their math curriculum was a no-brainer. As an experienced Pre-K teacher moving into kindergarten, she knew […]

Navigating the First-Generation Journey: A Story of Triumph and Resilience

Navigating the First-Gen Journey: A Story of Triumph and Resilience Nezi Cuellar, a junior at St. Mary’s University, is the first person in her family to attend college. November 8 is recognized as National First-Generation College Celebration Day and we caught up with Cuellar to learn more about her personal experience as a first-generation college […]

Educator Grant Follow-up: A Star Teacher and her Star Students!

A collage of photos from grant winners with text that reads "Foundation Follow-up: Educator Grant Amanda Scecina

Educator Grant Follow-up: A Star Teacher and Her Star Students! From honoring student voices through podcasting to adaptive technology and sensory tools, we love seeing grants in action on our SAISD campuses! We caught up with Amanda Scecina, a long-time teacher at Madison Elementary to see how her grant has been implemented on her campus. […]