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Teacher Education Grants & Stipends

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Noyce Scholars

Rio Salado College has received the National Science Foundation Noyce Scholar Grant, Science and Math Innovative Learning Environments (SMILE) for Encore Careers in Education. This innovative grant is for Science Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) professionals transitioning into teaching.

Arizona’s Model for Systemic Family Engagement in Education

Rio Salado’s Planning Grant Project, Arizona’s Model for Systemic Family Engagement in Education, was created in response to an identified need for key education advocates to refine existing practices and organize a statewide systemic model for Family Engagement in Education. This yearlong planning project, funded by the Helios Education Foundation, will involve a multitude of Arizona’s major stakeholders to ensure project support and sustainability throughout the state.