School Affairs Grant
Do you have an idea you'd like to implement at your school? Have you found an effective strategy that you've put into practice where you work? Apply for the School Affairs Grant by January 30, and you can win money to spend on your program! The grant recipient will be presented with the award at the annual SHAA Convention.
- $500 grant
- Given to a SHAA member who is employed by a school system
- Open to an SLP, audiologist or hearing impaired teacher
- To implement effective and innovative educational practices pertaining to improving communication skills as related to school goals
We look forward to seeing your new, creative ideas!
Taryn G. Hopper, MS, CCC-SLP
School Affairs Chair
Helen Wagner of Saks Elementary School: “Early Intervention, Interactive Learning, and Speech Therapy Using the iPad.”
Shannon Vaughn of Kitty Stone Elementary School: "Enhancing and Improving Social Communication Skills in Preschool through Sixth Grade: New Challenges for Today's Students.
Grant proposals will be evaluated using the following guidelines:
|50||Ability of the project to meet the educational/communication needs of students, including the number of students that would benefit|
|20||Originality or uniqueness of project|
|20||Potential of success and sustained impact.|
|10||Ability of project to enhance the local school plan|