- Webinar: January 11, 2018 at 2 pm
- Due Date: January 26, 2018
- Award Date: May 2018
NYSED is expanding its Early College High School Program by offering a grant opportunity that is for Multi-District Consortia. The purpose of this grant is to increase high school graduation and postsecondary degree completion rates, and increase the number of college graduates pursuing careers in computer science fields, especially among historically underrepresented and/or economically disadvantaged students. This is goal is achieved by developing Early College High School (ECHS) Partnerships within New York State.
Applications will be accepted from consortia of public schools districts, or public school districts and BOCES, in partnership with one or more institutes of higher education. All NYS counties are eligible. The timeline on this grant application is very short, please take note of important dates listed below.
- Date of issue: 12/18/2017
- Submit questions to ECHSRFP@nysed.gov by 12/27/17.
- Q&A to post 1/3/18.
- Due Date: 1/12/17
- Grant term: 3/15/18-8/31/22
Brockport Research Institute is pleased to share a new publication by NYSERDA that features an update on one of our projects. NYSERDA’s behavior research pilots use science-based strategies to overcome cognitive barriers to clean energy adoption and behavior change and support the Reforming the Energy Vision Program (REV).
Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) is Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s comprehensive energy strategy for New York. REV helps consumers make more informed energy choices, develop new energy products and services, and protect the environment while creating new jobs and economic opportunity throughout the State.
6 pilots are featured in this study. The third pilot featured, “Influencing condo/co-op boards in NYC to upgrade common area lighting to LED lighting” (page 6 in study), was completed by BRI. Click here to see the full publication.
Looking for new grant opportunities? Get ahead of the game and discuss with your leadership team now whether you want to pursue these grants when they are announced! Give yourself time to plan ahead and line up necessary support for your grant application, so your team will be ready.
There are several anticipated new grants from the New York State Education Department, further details will be published as we have them:
2018-2023 Clinically-Rich Intensive Teacher Institute in Bilingual Education and English to Speakers of Other Languages (CR-ITI-BE/ESOL). The anticipated release date was 10/2/17 but as of this posting, further information has not yet been released.
Mentor Teacher Internship Program (MTIP). Anticipated release date is 11/1/17.
Teacher Opportunity Corp (TOC). Anticipated release date is 11/1/17.
Teacher Leader Quality Partnerships (TLQP) (Educational Leadership Program Enhancement). Anticipated release date is 1/2/18.
Teacher Leader Quality Partnerships (TLQP) (In-Service PD Program). Anticipated release date is 1/2/18.
Is your district interested in applying for these grants and in need of a grant writer or project evaluator? Check out BRI’s services in these areas. To see a current list of grants being administered through NYSED, visit the grant page at NYSED.
BRI congratulates the Newburgh Enlarged City School District for their successful 21st Century Community Learning Center proposal!
The 21st CCLC program provides funding for community learning centers that provide academic, artistic and cultural enrichment opportunities for children, particularly in high-poverty and low-performing schools, to meet state and local standards in core academic subjects such as reading, math and science.
BRI is proud to partner with the Newburgh Enlarged City School District for this program! For more information on the 21st Century Community Learning Center Proposal, see our overview here.
Brockport Research Institute has an extensive catalog of Professional Development courses to suit a variety of PD needs. See our 2017-2018 Course Catalog here. This month, we are offering 2 different classes – Evaluating Educational Initiatives and Grants 101: An Introduction to Grant Writing
8:30AM – 11:00AM – Presentation
Teachers, share your tech-focused lesson plan, and win up to $1,000 for your classroom.
The Beacon is offering teachers a chance to earn up to $1,000 for purchasing classroom supplies or technology for their classroom. In order for teachers to be eligible to win, they need to submit a tech-focused lesson plan no later than 11:59 PM ET on December 9, 2017 and follow all the guidelines.
View the complete details here.
Brockport Research Institute (BRI) can help with all of your Professional Development needs this year! From a set curriculum to a customized program, we have an extensive network of experienced instructors that will give your organization many choices and resources to fit whatever needs you may have.
Our Professional Development/CTLE Course Catalog for 2017-2018 is now available. To see how we can help your organization with it’s professional learning needs, check it out!
A few highlights from our Catalog
- Grant Writing
- Wellness and Physical Fitness
- Culturally Responsive Teaching and Learning
- Online Learning
- STEM Workshops
Don’t see a course that fits your needs? Ask about our customized programs!
Brockport Research Institute is a NYS Approved CTLE Sponsor and a NYS certified M/WBE.