Grants

  • Nolan, J. and PDS Elementary Education Team (D. Bauer, L. Colangelo, N. Dana, B. Gimbert, L. Sanders, D. Silva, D. Stacovi, R. Tzur, C. Zembal-Saul, SCASD mentor teachers). High Standards for All Through School University Collaboration. Sponsored by Lucent Technologies. ($448,600).
  • Rubba, P. A., Dana, N. F., Myers, J., & Opdenhoff, W. Goals 2000 project: Teacher education partnership activities with the State College Area School District. Sponsored by The Pennsylvania State Department of Education. ($50,000 awarded to the State College Area School District.)
  • Bleggi, D., Dana, N. F., Myers, J., Opdenhoff, W., & Rubba, P. A. Goals 2000 project: Planning for the development of professional practice schools. Sponsored by The Pennsylvania State Department of Education. ($25,000 awarded to the State College Area School District.)
  • Zembal-Saul, C., Enhancing the Teaching of Science in Elementary Schools through School-University Partnership, A Mini-Grant from the Kellogg Foundation, Leadership for Institutional Change (LINC) Initiative, $5,000.
  • Zembal-Saul, C., Developing an Online Database for K-5 Science Teaching, A grant from the New York State Section of the American Physical Society, $1,000.
  • Dana, N., President’s fund for research: to “engage undergraduate students in research”. ($2,175 awarded to support PDS interns’ data analyses and provide them vehicles which, in turn, offer insights into their research questions.)