This year marks the fourth year that the Dover Sherborn Education Fund (DSEF) has funded the Dover-Sherborn Regional Schools participation in the Challenge Success Initiative for grades K-12. The highly-lauded, nationwide program, based out of Stanford University’s School of Education, provides families and schools with the practical, research-based tools they need to create a more balanced and academically fulfilling life for children. The initiative was undertaken based on recommendations from the DS Regional School Improvement Plan and the School Council Surveys, both of which identified student stress and anxiety as a priority issue to be addressed. Continue reading
Gift will be used to fund grants to benefit all four schools.
The Dover Sherborn Education Fund announced that it has received a $50,000 gift from Middlesex Savings Bank. This donation will allow the DSEF to continue to fund improvements and augmentations to curriculum, programs and services beyond that which is supported in the annual school budgets. Continue reading
What a night! Thank you to all our generous sponsors, donors and attendees who raised their paddles in support of our schools at the Annual DSEF Fall Gala on Friday, November 3rd at the Dedham Country and Polo Club. We appreciate all the tireless volunteers and everyone who turned out for this lively and fun event benefitting Dover-Sherborn’s teachers, staff and students.
Dover-Sherborn Challenge Success is pleased to announce that DSEF is bringing Katie Greer, expert on Internet & Technology Safety, to the DS Community.
Monday, October 16th
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Mudge Auditorium, Dover-Sherborn High School
On Monday, October 16th, DSEF will sponsor nationally recognized internet and social media expert Katie Greer to speak with students at all four Dover-Sherborn schools, followed by an evening presentation to parents and guardians (18+ only). RSVP HERE to Register for this event.
Ms. Greer will give DS students (during the day) and
parents/guardians (during the evening) an overview of the importance of managing use of technology and online presence, as well as the potential dangers and responsibilities that these new technologies and platforms give them. She will guide our students toward a more mature view of their online lives, and arm parents and educators with the tools, tips, resources, and mindset to be able to communicate with and successfully steer our children through this minefield of choices.
Learn more about Katie and her background at www.klgreer.com.
This event is generously brought to our community by the Dover Sherborn Educational Fund (DSEF).
The mission of the Dover-Sherborn Education Fund is to provide to the public schools of Dover and Sherborn the resources necessary to improve curriculum, programs and services beyond that which is supported in the annual school budgets.
SAVE THE DATE!
The DSEF Annual Gala will be held on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Dedham Country and Polo Club. More details coming soon!
The Board of the Dover Sherborn Education Fund (DSEF) and the Dover Sherborn administration wish to thank everyone who gave to the DSEF Phonathon. Your generosity is appreciated and supports the mission of DSEF in funding teacher-initiated grants in all four schools. Thank you for your partnership and your support. Please remember to fulfill your pledges!