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Take Home Math Kits to Promote Early Numeracy in Kindergarten and First Grade

Submitted by Elsa Aviza-Oberg, Plympton Elementary. About 15% of Plympton Kindergarten students fall below the grade level benchmark in math each year...

A Dash of Robotics

Submitted by Zak Kolar Project will incorporate Dash Robots into the classroom and recess time for students in grades 4 & 5....

Project Lit Community at Waltham High School

Submitted by Debra McCarthy & Rebekah Tierney. Project Lit Community is a group of educators and students who are working together to...

Girls Writing Group

Submitted by Mary Meyers After school girls writing group, primarily for girls who are not involved in sports.  Goal is to express...

Waltham Partnership for Youth

High school internship program – Submitted by Kaytie Dowcett – WPY’s High School Internship Program is entering its third year and growing....

Sophomore Community Composition Projects

Submitted by Donald Colburn, Arielle Trager WHS English Teachers – This program challenges all students to engage with the following question. “What...

Community Safety and Awareness

Submitted by Michael Harrington, Special Ed Teachers. The Connections 1 Program at Waltham High School provides special education services to students with...

Take a Temp Home

Submitted by Sharon Duquette RN, Plympton Elementary – Funding will provide inexpensive digital thermometers for families to “take home” throughout the school...

Challenge Day

Submitted by Cara Malone, Brenda Burke, Nicole Gonzalez, and Katie Willar. The Challenge Day Program is a powerful, high-energy program in which...

One School, One Story Program

Submitted by Rebekah Tierney, Daphne Fay, Allyson McHugh, Emilie Perna. Each year, all students, faculty, and staff members read one common text....