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ELL teacher Catherine Murphy

ELL teacher Catherine Murphy

FELLOWSHIPS

ELL teacher Catherine Murphy will complete an online course on Evaluation and Leadership for ELL Equity, with an eye to strengthening collaboration between ELL specialists and classroom teachers across the district to make course content accessible to all English language learners. (Awarded 2017-18)

Julie Goff, Physical Therapist

Julie Goff, Physical Therapist

PROGRAM GRANTS

Recess is for Everyone. To promote inclusivity, responsibility, cooperation, and social emotional learning, Harrington, Fiske, and Estabrook Schools will purchase physically accessible alternative games and equipment and provide training to teachers, support personnel and students to offer games and activities at recess that are accessible to students who have physical, social-emotional or communication impairments. Project Director: Julie Goff, Physical Therapist (Awarded 2018-19)

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SCHOOL COMMUNITY GRANTS

Fiske School will promote understanding of Lexington’s students and families by purchasing diverse, grade-leveled children’s literature that will be read aloud and used to spur class discussions, and by engaging families in explorations of diversity both at home with their children and at evening discussions that bring parents and students together.(Awarded 2018-19)