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These professional development opportunities are NOT sponsored or provided by the NWESD. The NWESD is not responsible for organizing these events or registering participants and does not endorse the instructor or guarantee the content. If you have questions about any of these listings or wish to register, please contact the organizing entity directly.

Safeway Albertsons “Innovation in Education Grant”

Safeway Albertsons supports classroom projects and educator-driven initiatives focusing on innovation and fostering creative education for all in literacy, math, reading, science, health, engineering, art, and social studies.

Safeway Albertsons supports these activities by offering education grants of up to $5,000 to educators at schools in communities served by our Safeway Albertsons stores.

Any creative classroom project in literacy, math, reading, science, health, engineering, art, and social studies will be considered. Projects that incorporate the following components are of the greatest interest:
• Clearly explained how the items requested for funding are vital to the project’s successful completion
• Focus on unique and creative education
• Designed to improve, advance and enrich student learning
• One-time, one-year implementation

Eligibility: Educators & Para Educators, Principals, & School Administrators on behalf of educators are encouraged to apply if their school is located within communities served by Safeway Albertsons Stores.

Application: Educators & Para Educations, Principals and School Administrators on behalf of educators may apply on the Safeway Foundation Website www.safewayfoundation.org (click on “Get Funded” and follow the application to Innovation in Education Grant) now.

Deadline for application: April 15th, 2019
Winners announced: The week of May 6-10, 2019
Please direct all questions to Christine Ellis at SAInnovationgrant@gmail.com or 206-571-3536.

**You will want to check with your Office Administrator for help finding your school’s Tax ID number and a copy of your W9 which you will need to attach to submit your application.

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Ellison Education Grants for Washington State K-12 Public School Teachers!

Applications are now being accepted for the “Ellison Education Grants.” Grants are for K-12 public school teachers in Washington State. The Ellison foundation has awarded 27 grants totaling $117,000 to Washington State teachers in the last two years.

The Ellison Foundation will award grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 in the spring of 2019 (for use during the 2019-2020 school year). Applications must be submitted by March 9th, 2019.

Ellison Foundation

WGU Washington Incentive Program

WGU Washington has agreed to provide certain enrollment incentives for specific baccalaureate and master’s degree programs to school district and NWESD staff throughout the NWESD region

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