Congratulations 2024 Teachers of the Year!

Congratulations 2024 Teachers of the Year!

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2024 NEISD Teacher of the Year award, Marcy Hildebrand and Elizabeth Malin! All 72 nominees’ unwavering dedication to teaching had not gone unnoticed. The teachers of the year were chosen from the following finalists:...

Dash over to Wilshire Elementary

Exciting news from Wilshire Elementary School! Recently, Roosevelt High School students led the grand unveiling of the DASH Robot system purchased with a NEEF grant. The high school students demonstrated and taught Wilshire Elementary students how to code the DASH...

Wonderbooks are Working Wonders at Vineyard Ranch Library

I was lucky enough to witness the excitement that filled Vineyard Ranch’s library when Librarian Melissa Barnes and dyslexia specialist, Morgan Hill received a NEEF Grant for Wonderbooks. Morgan Hill, the co-writer, explained that these books are specifically...

Learning Through Play Everyday at Vineyard Ranch

At Vineyard Ranch Elementary, the young students are not limited to learning inside the classroom. They have access to an outdoor area that is funded by the “Learning Through Play Everyday” grant and is used extensively for learning. Iliana Parra, a...

Thousand Oaks: Cultivating Young Talent in Video Production

When Teacher Pamela Stevenson of Thousand Oaks Elementary applied for the “Media Production and Collaborative Common Space” NEEF grant, she knew she wanted to do more than just teach her students from a textbook. She wanted lessons to jump off the page! With the...