Sherwood Education Foundation
May 2014 Sherwood Gazette article: Run, Ride for Schools, 4/8/14

May 2014 Sherwood Gazette article: Run, Ride for Schools, 4/8/14

Run and Ride for Sherwood Schools With the beautiful weather and spring blossoms busting out all over, it’s time to get outside for a run or a bike ride. What’s even better than exercising in


April 2014 Sherwood Gazette article: Glass art Artist in Residence program, 3/13/14

Archer Glen Students Learn About Glass Art I wrote last month about the Sherwood Education Foundation’s Artist in Residence program, which brings enriching art experiences into Sherwood elementary and middle schools. Schools choose an artist


January 2014 Sherwood Gazette article: Support Calling for Kids, 12/9/13

Take the Call to Help Our Schools Next month, from February 4-6, the Sherwood Education Foundation will stage its annual “Calling for Kids” fundraising campaign, which fuels a large percentage of our giving to Sherwood


December 2013 Sherwood Gazette article: SHS engineering, 11/7/13

Sherwood High Generates Districtwide Interest in Engineering It seems that you can’t read an article about the state of national K-12 education or even the national economy without encountering the anxious concern that the US


November 2013 Sherwood Gazette article: Idea Lab, 10/7/13

Idea Lab a Place to Teach and Learn Differently This year, the Sherwood Education Foundation (SEF) is helping to fund an Idea Lab at Middleton Elementary. It’s an experimental, nontraditional classroom space that Middleton teachers


Back to School, Better Equipped

School is back in session this week. It’s an exciting time, one that both kids and parents look forward to. Thanks to grants from the Sherwood Education Foundation, Sherwood teachers will be better equipped


Kindergarten iPads: Differentiated Learning at Its Best

April 2013 Sherwood Gazette article: Kindergarden iPads, 3/8/13 Last month I wrote about Archer Glen fourth graders who are reinvigorating their love of reading with a classroom full of Kindles funded by the Sherwood Education


Kids Connect with Kindles

The Sherwood Education Foundation (SEF) funded a classroom full of Kindles (e-readers) for Maria Grant, a fourth grade teacher at Archer Glen Elementary, and the kids are crazy about them. Grant applied to SEF


February 2013 Sherwood Gazette article: Calling for Kids, 1/3/13

It’s Time for “Calling for Kids” All tapped out from Christmas giving? Had it with end-of-year charitable appeals? Please, for the sake of our schools, take one more call. On February 5-7, the Sherwood Education


SEF grants support technical skills: R2D2 Ignites Passion for Engineering

 John Niebergall has recruited a lovable little robot to get students interested in science, math, and engineering. Niebergall, Engineering and Architecture teacher at Sherwood High School, received two Sherwood Education Foundation (SEF) grants to help