The Dr. Mike Caston Innovation Awards
EEF salutes his visionary leadership, which put the Escondido Union School District on a path to develop the kind of strong community support that every strong public school district needs to succeed.
Thousands of students and teachers benefit from the Dr. Mike Caston Innovation Awards every year.
- $5,000 school-wide projects
- $2,500 for team projects (2 or more teachers)
- $500 for classroom projects (1 teacher)
Since 2005, the Foundation has funded over 265 EUSD Innovation Awards projects more than $130,000 with dollars EEF raised through individual donations, grants and events. Applicable for any grade and any subject, grants have gone to teachers in all 23 schools over the years
2013-14 Highlight Here are photos of the evening
2012-13 Highlight Check out Mission Middle School's winning $5,000 project, Art for All, here.
2011-12 Highlight Rose Elementary School won the $5,000 grant for a thriving program in which parents study English using Rosetta Stone software, multiple times per week. Community volunteers, moms and dads dedicate hundreds of hours with great results for Rose students and the Rose School community.
Here are some great photos from the Presentation of the 2012-13 Innovation Awards
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