Grants In Action
School: 8th Grade Center
Teacher: Natalie Bird, STEM, “Programming for the Future”
Natalie Bird is the 8th grade STEM teacher. Fall 2019, OEF awarded her class a grant to purchase 6 laptops for students to use when programming.
The laptops are used to program robots, drones, and practice learning computer languages such as python and java, skills that are needed as students’ progress towards STEM or Tech careers.