Foundation / Corporation
Santa Barbara County Education Office (SBCEO) Teachers Network - QAD Inc.
Grants of $500 and grants of $1,000 to Santa Barbara County, California PreK-12 public school teachers and non-management employees for lesson plans that integrate technology with classroom instruction. Funding is intended to enhance student education and achievement by addressing the technical, practical, and pedagogical issues surrounding integration of technology in classroom instruction.
Three grant sub-categories are offered under the QAD TeachNet Technology Grant program: QAD Innovator Grants, QAD Ready-Set-Tech Grants, and QAD Adapter Grants.
-QAD Innovator Grants ($1,000): Submit a standards-based and classroom-tested unit consisting of at least three lesson plans with content supported by technology.
-QAD Ready-Set-Tech Grants ($500): Submit a single lesson that effectively uses technology to teach a standards-based lesson.
-QAD Adapter Grants ($500): Adapt a lesson from a QAD TeachNet unit (units can be found here) to your classroom needs and submit your adapted lesson.
The QAD Innovator Grant selection committee is looking for complete, polished units with fully developed lessons that effectively integrate technology into the curriculum. There must be a minimum of three comprehensive lesson plans included in the application.
The QAD Ready-Set-Tech Grant selection committee is looking for a complete, polished lesson that effectively integrates technology into the curriculum. There must be a minimum of one comprehensive lesson plan included in the application.
The QAD Adapter Grant selection committee is looking for an effective adaptation of a previous QAD TeachNet Technology Grant winner. Find them here: http://teacherprograms.sbceo.org/qad-teachnet-technology-grant-winners/
QAD TeachNet Technology Grant recipients will:
-Be recognized at the Education Celebration event in the spring.
-May be asked to prepare a display of their projects to be presented at the Education Celebration and future events.
-Projects will be highlighted and digitally shared with other educators to encourage the dissemination of quality instructional practices.
GrantWatch ID#: 147107
QAD Innovator Grants: $1,000; QAD Ready-Set-Tech Grants: $500; QAD Adapter Grants: $500.
Grant funds must be used during the school year in which the grant was awarded.
Any Santa Barbara County public school teacher or non-management certificated employee in grades Pre-K to12 in any subject or specialization may apply for the QAD TeachNet Technology Grants.
The application deadline is March 2, 2018. Notifications will be made approximately three to four weeks after the deadline.
Please note the special instructions on application submittal on the application form.
Grant payment information: http://teacherprograms.sbceo.org/grant-payment-information/
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Email the completed application to: firstname.lastname@example.org
For questions, eligibility requirements, or for more information contact:
Steven Keithley, Director
Phone: (805) 964-4711, ext. 5281
Teacher Programs and Support
4400 Cathedral Oaks Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
USA: California: Santa Barbara County