DSEF Awards $195,000 in Grants

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Pictured above are Chickering Principal Laura Dayal, DSEF Co-President Marcus Hatfield, and DSMS English teacher Veronica Moy at the DSEF Grant Award Ceremony on June 10th where the DSEF awarded approximately $195,000 in grants to the public schools of Dover and Sherborn for the 2016 – 2017 school year.  Funded grants include art and music, science, and technology initiatives; health and wellness and cultural enrichment; as well as core academic curricula.

Challenge Success

In the fall of 2014, the DSEF funded the official launch of the multi-year Challenge Success initiative for grades K – 12. An innovative, research-based program out of the Stanford University School of Education, Challenge Success aims to reduce unhealthy pressures on youth and to champion a broader definition of success in our schools in communities. Continue reading