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42 Expeditionary Learning Teachers Awarded Fund for Teachers Fellowships

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    Lauren Parent

42 Expeditionary Learning Teachers representing 23 schools were awarded grants from Fund for Teachers to embark on self-designed learning odysseys as scholars, researchers, adventurers and Fund for Teacher Fellows. Congratulations to:

Jeffrey Dyer, Northpoint Expeditionary Learning Academy, Prescott, AZ

Jo Miller, Melrose Leadership Academy, Oakland, CA

Wren Siegel, Adventure Elementary School at Western Hills, Denver, CO

Sarah Shay, Odyssey School, Denver, CO

Jennifer Sunderland, Polaris Expeditionary Learning School, Fort Collins, CO

Scott Alverson, Kelly Nickell and Kayla Shea, Tollgate Elementary School, Aurora, CO

Royce Hale, William Smith High School, Aurora, CO

Molly Brady and Jenny Sime, Polaris Charter Academy, Chicago, IL

Kyla Spindler, Alma Del Mar Charter School, New Bedford, MA

Angela Ackerman, Christa McAuliffe Regional Charter Public School, Framingham, MA

Brett Marcotte and Lyssa Steponaitis, Christa McAuliffe Regional Charter Public School, Framingham, MA

Marilu Alvarado-Hernandez, Margarita Muniz Academy, Jamaica Plain, MA

Lauren Hotz and Craig Wisniewski, Springfield Renaissance School, Springfield, MA

Brian Cole, Caitlin Hutt, Debra Susi and Marisa Weinstein, Warsaw Middle School, Pittsfield, ME

Genny Dunzelman, Expeditionary Learning School for Community Leaders, Brooklyn, NY

Paula Russo, Gaynor McCown Expeditionary Learning School, Staten Island, NY

Melissa Fredericks, Genessee Community Charter School, Rochester, NY

Karen Bruun and Court King, Metropolitan Expeditionary Learning School, New York, NY

Mariam Cooper, Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School, New York, NY

Ellen Fracassini, Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School, New York, NY

Graham Johnson and Gian Tornatore, Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School, New York, NY

Theresa Funk, World of Inquiry School No. 8, Rochester, NY

Deb Ortenzi, World of Inquiry School No. 8, Rochester, NY 

Trina Ford, Megan Mahan and Cassie Seiter, Citizens Leadership Academy, Cleveland, OH

Carmen Noel, LEAD Academy High School, Nashville, TN 

Sarah Henkel, Harborside Academy, Kenosha, WI

Joy Free, Kathy Grell, Shari Parks and Teri Williams, Marathon Venture Academy, Marathon, WI

Read about their projects in the attached document.