To enhance education by promoting academic excellence, championing innovation, and providing sustained financial support to public schools within the East Baton Rouge Parish School System.
This month the Superintendent looks to the future of the district and will present his vision for an innovative quality public education system. The renewal of the 10 year sales tax presents a fresh perspective on a variety of topics such as the strategic plan, budget, ESSA, attendance zones, and programming. Superintendent Drake will give a detailed description of the next steps for The East Baton Rouge Parish School System.
The purpose of the STEM Teaching Fellows is to establish and support a cadre of “STEM Teaching Fellows” who, armed with content knowledge, innovative teaching strategies, and an entrepreneurial spirit, can support their colleagues and transform EBRPSS schools into institutions of innovative STEM teaching and learning. The STEM Teaching Fellows program features year-round professional development tailored to the needs and interests of the participants and collaborative resource-building and sharing activities.
Applications being accepted through May 11.
Our AmeriCorps VISTAs continue to be an invaluable asset to the work we do in our STEM mentoring programs. Currently, we have openings for our Summer Associate program, as well as year-long service members.
Each of us has an important role to play in student success. When you become engaged as a volunteer, you are joining others who are committed to great schools for all students. Learn more about the many opportunities where you can help.
Student success is our goal. Your financial support is vital to provide learning opportunities for students and support for educators. We are grateful for the thoughtful and generous support of donors like you, who want to connect students to future success!
Learn what Foundation supporters like you are doing to strengthen public schools, enrich students’ educational experiences and improve the economic vitality of our region. See how the Capital Area community’s success is inextricably tied to the success of our kids.