News

Elementary kids in Martin get in on robotics competition with devices to help elderly friends

Date: Friday, October 19, 2012
Category: News from TCPalm
Summary: MARTIN COUNTY — A new program for elementary students in Martin County allows youth to form bonds with senior citizens and brainstorm innovative ways to help their elderly friends with the daily challenges that often come with old age. more…

Flutist Nestor Torres coming to schools

Date: Monday, October 15, 2012
Category: News from TCPalm
Summary: The Education Foundation of Martin County is bringing back Grammy award-winning Latin jazz artist Nestor Torres to schools throughout Martin County. more…

Prize Parade greeted with cheers, tears Education Foundation of Martin County hands out grants to teachers with promising projects

Date: Friday, October 12, 2012
Category: News from TCPalm
Summary: MARTIN COUNTY — At most of the 15 classrooms, there were big smiles and raucous cheers when the Education Foundation of Martin County Prize Parade showed up Friday with red balloons and over-sized checks representing nearly $15,000 in grant money. more…

Education Foundation of Martin County's Evening of Excellence a Success

Date: Monday, June 4, 2012
Category: Press Releases
Summary: More than 250 elegantly attired men and women attended the 6th annual Evening of Excellence | Bids for Kids, hosted by the Education Foundation of Martin County, at Mariner Sands Country Club in Stuart on March 24, 2012. more…

Education Foundation of Martin County Literacy and Student Achievement Programming Get A Boost From Hobe Sound Community Chest

Date: Monday, June 4, 2012
Category: Press Releases
Summary: The Education Foundation of Martin County is pleased to announce it has received a $34,000 grant from the Hobe Sound Community Chest. more…

Education Foundation Offers Innovative Project Grants to Fund Real-World Learning Experiences

Date: Thursday, May 31, 2012
Category: Press Releases
Summary: $35,000 is up for grabs! Education Foundation is offering teachers the opportunity to apply for Innovative Project Grants more…

Author Shari Furnstahl To Kickoff Disability Awareness Week

Date: Monday, April 30, 2012
Category: Press Releases
Summary: Sponsoring speaker Shari Furnstahl, author of From Stepping Stones to Stumbling Blocks, the inspirational and humorous story of a learning disabled, "at risk" child's journey from the back of the class to the head of the class; from a special education student to special education teacher. more…

Education Foundation of Martin County Receives Generous Grant To Move Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead

Date: Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Category: Press Releases
Summary: The Education Foundation of Martin County is pleased to announce it has received a $76,600 grant from the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties. more…

Home Grown: VGTI Florida Encouraging Budding Scientists In Martin County

Date: Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Category: Press Releases
Summary: Scientists at the Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute Florida (VGTI) want to encourage the next generation of scientists, starting with students on the Treasure Coast. more…

Education Foundation of Martin County's Teacher of the Year Awards Celebration

Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Category: Press Releases
Summary: Who will receive the ultimate honor? more…