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Mentor Teacher Resources

We love our Mentor Teachers!

In order to provide greater support to our Mentor Teachers, this page will be used to post resources and upcoming opportunities we would like to make available to our Mentor Teachers.

Want to stay in the know about the opportunities below and more, sign up for the WVUteach Mentor Teacher Listserv!

Google for Education: Certified Innovator ProgramThe Google for Education Certified Innovator Program is a 12-month professional development experience - including mentorship, online learning activities, and an in-person Innovation Academy focus on helping new Innovators launch a transformative project.
Applications are now open for the DC cohort. Attendance at the Innovation Academy in Washington, DC on August 2nd-4th is required. Applications are due by May 29, 2017.

Governor's STEM Initiative Mini-Grant Program
The Govenor's STEM Initiative and the West Virginia Office of Education and the Arts are pleased to announce that the Governor's STEM Initiative Mini-Grant Program is now accepting applications for Summer 2017. STEM Mini-Grant projects may take place throughout the summer and fall 2017, pending the enactment of the FY2018 budget bill. This mini-grant program supports STEM education projects and programs throughout WV that serve the PreK-12th grade student population and encourages educators (in both school and outside of school settings) to integrate STEM disciplines in their curriculum and educational programming. Through this grant program, applicants may request up to $3,000 to implement or expand a STEM education project or program. Applications may be accessed here.

6th Annual STEM Forum & Expo, hosted by NSTA
The 6th Annual STEM Forum & Expo, hosted by NSTA, is a unique, focused event that brings together (informal and formal) educators and representatives from exhibiting companies who are interested in, and who have tools and resources to share that will ensure successful implementation of STEM education into our schools and communities. It is intended to provide resources for educators and organizations seeking to learn more about STEM education, associated outreach programs, partnerships, schools, and curricula.