posted by: Cindy Omlin
| November 12, 2014, 09:29 PM
Northwest Professional Educators is proud to help one of our talented Northwest colleagues win a $100,000 grant from Farmers Insurance!
Melissa Hunt, a first-grade teacher at Stoddard Elementary School in Blackfoot, ID, is one of 15 finalists throughout the country for a $100,000 school grant from the Farmers Insurance. If she wins, Melissa will use the funds to purchase technology for all the school's classrooms.
The awards are provided in the Farmer's Insurance Thank a Million Teachers program which gives away $1 million in grants to America’s teachers. The five teachers who collect the most votes in the online competition will receive $100,000 grants.
Meet Melissa and learn more about her proposal in this 1.5 minute video. Let's help Melissa and the students of Stoddard Elementary win this grant!!
Vote daily here. If you want a daily reminder to vote, text 202-760-4816 with the message @hunt100k.
Thank you! The competition ends on November 30.