Grants

 

Wyandanch Early Childhood Curriculum Project – August 2010-August 2012

  • Rauch Foundation - $20, 000 to provided Tools of the Mind Curriculum to three
  • early childhood classrooms in Wyandanch Union Free School District.

 

Wyandanch Union Free School District – Long Island University Partnership: Universal Pre-K Program – 2008-2014

  • Wrote grant and administered a five-year grant for University-Public School
  • Partnership (First year $60, 800 allocated, second year $65,000 allocated, third
  • year $65,000 fourth year $65,000 allocated, fifth year $65,000 allocated)

 

Faculty Research Grant

  • Faculty grant for project: Bilingual Fairy Tales Supported with Play Props.
  • Provided familiar fairy tale literature in English and Spanish to forty dual
  • language learners in the Wyandanch Union Free School District.


Faculty Research Grant

  • Faculty grant for project Dialogic Reading with Preschoolers. Provided 3 preschool teachers in Wyandanch Union Free School District with a research-based model for explicit teaching of vocabulary through shared picture book reading.