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2020 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $102,988.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Jill Layn Arbor Creek Middle School MakerBot 3D Printer $2,383.00
Karen Reed Arbor Creek Middle School Enhancing Student Experience and Engagement in Science $720.00
Gwen Romig Briarhill Middle School Help Us Hear $500.00
Trela Weesner Briarhill Middle School It's Your Library $2,500.00
Traci Mays Bridlewood Elementary Student Response Boards $400.00
Kayla Bartley Camey Elementary Making, Learning, and Exploring: Growing our Makerspace $2,328.00
Angela Rothermel Camey Elementary LEGO Wall $1,815.00
Katie Delamarter Central Elementary #centrallearns $2,500.00
Adonica Savoy Central Elementary Sensory Needs $2,400.00
Brandi Mitchell Creek Valley Middle School STEM Backpacks $510.00
Nathaniel Torson Creek Valley Middle School Rapid Prototyping Lab $1,800.00
Monica Burke DeLay Middle School Let's Goooooooooo! $2,490.00
Tina Ianni Donald Elementary Edison Robots $2,500.00
Bethany Hardwick Downing Middle School The Great Orchestra Tune Up $1,362.00
Jennifer Rodgers Downing Middle School Cracking the Code - Makerspace in Life Skills $1,193.00
Michele Echevarria Ethridge Elementary Ozobots! Coding a Learning Path to the 4 C's $1,926.00
Michele Echevarria Ethridge Elementary I Have a Feeling....We've Been Booked! $1,088.00
Abby Olson Ethridge Elementary Phenomenal Phonics Write Now! $1,303.00
Amanda Killough Flower Mound 9 Farm To Fork $2,260.00
Kristi Gleason Flower Mound Elementary Ukuleles: Making Music Accessible to All $1,554.00
Beverly Jordan Flower Mound Elementary Drumming to the Beat of Learning! $2,500.00
Rebecca Bowen Flower Mound High School Diverse Verse $580.00
Emily Brackney Forest Vista Elementary Big Kids to Small, Percussion for All! $2,245.00
Angele Sakovich Forest Vista Elementary We Can! WeDo! $2,500.00
Jordan Davis Garden Ridge Elementary Engaging Extensions for Advanced Readers $706.00
Melanie Stetzer Garden Ridge Elementary Sensory Exploration $774.00
Morgan Knowles Griffin Middle School Virtual Reality Goggles for Griffin MS Global Learners $2,233.00
Roberta Brazil Hebron 9 Accessible English Libraries $1,560.00
Amy Wilson Hebron 9 Bringing Science Fiction to Podcasts $490.00
Karen Cummings Hebron High School Reading is FUNdamental $509.00
Nathan Cooley Hedrick Middle School A Brave New Band Hall $1,294.00
Casey McCluskey Hedrick Middle School Look to the Stars $2,400.00
Kristi Larkin Heritage Elementary The Wonderful World of Fine Motor Skills! $780.00
Tevyan Grommesh Hicks Elementary Maximizing Multicultural Moments $2,162.00
Michelle Duermeyer Highland Village Elementary Exploring the World We Learn About with VR Goggles $2,336.00
Shannon Sears Homestead Elementary Homestead School Garden $585.00
Alexandra Lucas Huffines Middle School Huffines Learning Garden $2,269.00
Diana Taylor Independence Elementary Ukulele University $1,923.00
Angela Thompson Indian Creek Elementary Encouraging English Language Learners $1,000.00
Holly Hill Killian Middle School GT Science Plant Ecology $1,319.00
Sapphire Garcia-Guerrero Lamar Middle School Operation Independence $2,470.00
Vicki Butler Lewisville Elementary Take Two $1,141.00
Lance Thomas Lewisville Elementary Play AND Sing $1,296.00
Dawn Chegwidden Lewisville High School Journey from the Backyard to the Reef $2,472.00
Sammie Sloan Reyes Lewisville Learning Center The Night High School DIY Book Fair $500.00
Joy Baca LHS Killough Classroom VR $2,494.00
Elizabeth Gonzalez LHS Killough Puzzles & Teamwork $736.00
Jeffrey Carver LISDOLA Plant Propagation Greenhouse $1,273.00
Taylor Dimmitt Marcus 9 A (Graphic) Novel Approach to Teaching Struggling Learners $2,250.00
Manisha Gupta Marcus 9 Biological Processes Made Easy $1,968.00
Amber Sultanov Marcus High School Making Learning Relevant and Engaging with Virtual Reality $1,250.00
Marianne Eckley McAuliffe Elementary McAuliffe Elementary Outdoor Learning Environment $1,261.00
Emily Evans McAuliffe Elementary McAuliffe Elementary Teaching Garden $1,104.00
Michelle Brosi Mill Street Elementary Más Libros for All $2,000.00
Olivia Nicholson Mill Street Elementary Read Between the Lines $300.00
Alex Dunaj Parkway Elementary STEM-ify with We-Do Robotics! $2,394.00
Paige Krause Parkway Elementary Literacy Engagement $1,654.00
Elizabeth Fisanick Peters Colony Elementary 2001 Called and They Want Their Biographies Back! $2,100.00
Rebecca Hanna Prairie Trail Elementary Grow with the Reading Tree $1,291.00
Emily Jacobson Purnell Dramatic Play and Social Skills Items for TEAMS Students $1,476.00
Susan Gunnoe Rockbrook Elementary Digiblock $1,590.00
Rachel de Jager Southridge Elementary Students Love Graphic Novels! $1,500.00
Dina Estes Stewarts Creek Elementary Growing Our Knowledge On Plants $560.00
Dina Estes Stewarts Creek Elementary Outdoor Learning Adventures $516.00
Chelzee Lentz Stewarts Creek Elementary STEAM Sea Imaginarium $745.00
Billy Carter TECC-East Video Game Design Virtual Reality Headset $1,914.00
Angela Argumaniz Valley Ridge Elementary Calm Down Boxes in Every Room $536.00
Derek Erwin Vickery Elementary Spanish Language Reading Materials $500.00

2019 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $100,430.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Donna McGinnis Briarhill Middle School Sing Like a Rock Star $2,500.00
Amanda McKnight Briarhill Middle School The Gift of Understanding, A Library for Parents $305.00
Susie Mickle Briarhill Middle School Force and Motion Laboratory Kit $385.00
Stacy Martin Camey Elementary Chords and Songs and Ukuleles!! $1,365.00
Michelle Turner Camey Elementary No More Tangles $1,900.00
Katie Delamarter Central Elementary These are a few of our favorite things $2,500.00
Natalie Wilson Dale Jackson Career Center Dual Credit Welding $2,480.00
Nicole White Degan Elementary Library of No Excuses $2,500.00
Joseph Janes DeLay Middle School Clip on, Tune up! $2,500.00
Stacy Lambert DeLay Middle School Come One, Come All - To the Round Table $2,365.00
Tracey Bell Downing Middle School We need a New Oven $585.00
Erin Dill Ethridge Elementary Ethridge Chicks/Caring for Animals teaches character $500.00
Brittney Hansen Forest Vista Elementary Eagle Escape Rooms $550.00
Sheri Schmidt Forest Vista Elementary Project: Building 3D Knowledge $720.00
Molly DeLorenzo Forestwood Middle School Rockin' Sounds in Flower Mound $750.00
Holly Earl Garden Ridge Elementary Super Star Books $2,500.00
Galen Hoffert Griffin Middle School Bookshelf for the Classroom $1,500.00
Leah Bouas Hebron High School Conquering U.S. History, One Book at a Time $1,765.00
Rebecca Bowen Hebron High School The Lyrical Voice $840.00
Jeanette Rooks Hebron High School Diverse Voices of America $2,115.00
Kalli Bluhm Hebron Valley Elementary Amazing Architects Club $720.00
Kerry Conti Hebron Valley Elementary Sensory Room $2,435.00
Kristi Larkin Heritage Elementary Glorious Guided Math and Math Workstations! $650.00
Kelly Martin Heritage Elementary For the Love of Books $2,500.00
Nancy Hughlett Highland Village Elementary Dig Deep with iGo2 Microscopes $2,100.00
Dawn Szlosek Highland Village Elementary Lasso a great book! $2,010.00
Carly Morris Independence Elementary Coding with Ozobots $2,000.00
Erin Downing Lakeview Middle School Calculators $2,400.00
Laura Starr Lamar Middle School Airlink This! $2,450.00
Veronica Hernandez Lewisville Elementary Breakout EDU $900.00
Kelly Lancaster Lewisville High School Have a Heart! $2,500.00
Jena Toich Lewisville High School TI-30XS Multiview $735.00
Elizabeth Gonzalez LHS Killough Thinking like a Historian $1,690.00
Valerie Nite LHS Killough The Backbone of Design - Integrating Design Principles and Elements $945.00
Amy Feeler Lillie J. Jackson Early Childhood Center The Cozy Canoe Project $420.00
Rebecca Fleeger Marcus High School Social skills lead to successful students $2,110.00
Nancy McGinnis Marcus High School Crayons for Checkout! $2,100.00
Julie Murdock Marcus High School It All Starts with a Pencil $2,500.00
Kay Walder McKamy Middle School Model Mania $2,500.00
Ashley King Parkway Elementary Bridging Gaps with Technology and Visual Supports $1,460.00
Catherine McIntosh Parkway Elementary Superflex $465.00
Elizabeth Fisanick Peters Colony Elementary Boom! Pow! Whiz! Using Graphic Novels to Grow Great Readers! $2,175.00
Elizabeth Fisanick Peters Colony Elementary Once Upon A Time...Solving Fairytale Problems with STEM Solutions! $1,090.00
Sheila Gonzales Peters Colony Elementary Gross Motor Development Lab $2,500.00
Danielle Warren Peters Colony Elementary Social Skills Planning & Modeling $680.00
Tracy Rutan Polser Elementary SWOOP in with Graphic Novels $2,500.00
Emily Zschiesche Prairie Trail Elementary Flexible Seating for Dual Language Classrooms $2,000.00
Melissa Hunter Purnell Engagement: Sumdog as a key to growth $1,560.00
Colette McCarty Purnell Counseling with Socially, Behaviorally, and Emotionally Challenged Students $1,565.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School Breakout.edu $750.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School 2020 Lone Star Books $500.00
Jenny Hall Special Education Keep Calm and Learn On $890.00
Dina Estes Stewarts Creek Elementary It's a Zoo in Here! $450.00
Chelzee Lentz Stewarts Creek Elementary Creatively chasing Vermeer, reading, writing and art! $620.00
Katie Brown The Colony High School Check It Out $850.00
Jennifer Shaw The Colony High School Radiant Treasures $970.00
Amy Bailey Timber Creek Elementary Robots to the Rescue $2,110.00
Molly Tisdale Timber Creek Elementary Timber Creek Tiger Circle of Friends $640.00
Jade McKenzie Vickery Elementary Mobile Makerspace $2,500.00
Jade McKenzie Vickery Elementary Full STEM Ahead $2,500.00

2018 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $92,780 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Tammy Brown BB Owen Elementary STEM Club & culminating STEM Challenge Competition $2,185.00
Kelsey Allison Briarhill Middle School Creating Lifelong Readers $500.00
Karly Conroy Briarhill Middle School BASE Room $1,585.00
Teresa McMurray Bridlewood Elementary History's Not Just Washington, Lincoln, and Franklin: Explore Cultural Diversity with New and Updated Biographies! $2,460.00
Teresa McMurray Bridlewood Elementary It's Hip to be Cube: A New Twist on Puzzling Ways to Learn 21st Century Skills with Rubik's Cube $1,600.00
Sonnie Frankenstein Camey Elementary OSMO $1,200.00
Doug Emery Career Center East (TECC-E) Diagnostics With Specialized Optics $1,500.00
Katie Delamarter Central Elementary #centralreads $2,500.00
Bethany Watts Coyote Ridge Elementary A Place in the Maker Space for Even the Youngest Face! $1,055.00
Michael Koenig Degan Elementary Frisbee Golf Club $670.00
Stacy Lambert DeLay Middle School Locks & Boxes, Breakout! $900.00
Stacy Lambert DeLay Middle School Get A Clue $500.00
Sarah Martinez DeLay Middle School Supporting Sound of the Orchestra $2,500.00
Olivia Norine Donald Elementary And the Beat Goes On $1,580.00
Jennifer Rodgers Downing Middle School Gearing Up to Motor Down $2,000.00
Jennifer Rodgers Downing Middle School Downing Gives BACH $1,970.00
Alison Baird Flower Mound 9 SSR Books $500.00
Catherine Loughborough Flower Mound Elementary Yes, You Can Write on the Tables! $2,240.00
Emily Brackney Forest Vista Elementary Masterful Music Movers $370.00
Victoria Cousins Forest Vista Elementary AudioVisual Eagle Productions $1,480.00
Gisele Franks Forestwood Middle School Science Olympiad $2,300.00
Holly Earl Garden Ridge Elementary Inspire Readers with Informational Text $2,500.00
Cole Wilkinson Hebron 9 Blood Pressure Lab $500.00
Jennifer Younger Hebron 9 Hawk Cafe $500.00
Jeanny Haneline Hebron High School Moments of Epiphany - Books that Surprise Us $1,305.00
Kimberly Nickerson Hebron High School Break Out Boxes $800.00
Gary Ryman Hebron High School Ollie Robots for Science $1,670.00
Travis Zuber Hebron High School History Deep Dive $2,185.00
Jonita Harris Hedrick Middle School Reading 'On the Go' $860.00
Kristi Larkin Heritage Elementary Listening Center $655.00
Lisa Cyr Homestead Elementary Blooming Mustangs $690.00
Collett Skaggs Huffines Middle School Let's BreakOut of Here! $800.00
Christina Moore Indian Creek Elementary Nonfiction Print Materials $2,500.00
Katherine Dixon Lakeland Elementary Fun with Robotics $2,000.00
Presley Spinuzzi Lakeland Elementary Culture & Literacy Learning $740.00
Laura Neibert Lamar Middle School Circuitry in Art: Building STEM into Paper, Process, and Paint $1,120.00
Nahaniel Torson Lamar Middle School Tech Ed Robotics Refurbishment $1,800.00
Vicki Butler Lewisville Elementary Full STEAM Ahead $2,245.00
Veronica Hernandez Lewisville Elementary Developing Makerspace Brains $1,210.00
Dawn Chegwidden Lewisville High School Keep Your Eye on the Environment $1,420.00
Lauren Johnson Lewisville High School Special Education Resources $2,430.00
Leigh Mitchell LHS Killough Making Math Tangible - 3D Printing Graphs $2,160.00
Valerie Nite LHS Killough Designing Our Future:One Project at a Time $915.00
Katie Bragg Marcus 9 Perspective Project $2,500.00
Karen Harper Marcus High School Time - the 4th Dimension $2,175.00
Denise Tooch Marcus High School Play Resource Library $2,500.00
Julie Cash McAuliffe Elementary Coding and STEM $780.00
Michelle Rice McAuliffe Elementary Zero Waste $1,590.00
Kay Walder McKamy Middle School Cool Animalia Comparisions $1,200.00
Kay Walder McKamy Middle School Managing Microscopes $1,050.00
Michelle Brosi Mill Street Elementary Graphic Readers for all Leaders $1,100.00
Michelle Brosi Mill Street Elementary Read and Ride $200.00
Nancy Boldt Old Settlers Elementary STEM SUPPORT TUBS $725.00
Ashley Clepper Parkway Elementary Sensory Satisfaction $725.00
Kristan Dewhirst Parkway Elementary Expanding Expression $955.00
Crystal DiBiaso Parkway Elementary Library eBooks $2,500.00
Elizabeth Fisanick Peters Colony Elementary I like big books...and puppets...and flannel boards: Making literacy come alive for PK! $630.00
Elizabeth Garcia Nazario Peters Colony Elementary Spanish Learners Classroom Library $2,500.00
Amy Bilecki Polser Elementary Chime Time $2,500.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School 2019 Lone Star Books $500.00
Dina Estes Stewarts Creek Elementary Collaborative Coding for the Future $530.00
Kerry Woods Stewarts Creek Elementary Camping Technology Style $600.00
Carla Gray Timber Creek Elementary The Wonderful World of Microscopic Science $2,420.00
Jade McKenzie Vickery Elementary Vickery Ready Readers $2,500.00

2017 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $90,170.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Jennifer Wilson Arbor Creek Middle School Makerspaces $1,780.00
Rose Bueno BB Owen Elementary Sensory Room $1,245.00
Trela Weesner Briarhill Middle School Game-Maker-fication $2,000.00
chris carson Career Center East Exploring Form and Space Thru LEGO Architecture $275.00
Katie Delamarter Central Elementary Breakout of the box! $2,500.00
Kim Price College Street Elementary Movin' and Groovin': Putting the FUNctional Back into Learning $2,500.00
Donna Sears Creekside Elementary littleBits for Big Minds $2,400.00
Jessica Sockel Creekside Elementary Learning in the Great Outdoors! $1,865.00
Jennifer Rodgers Downing Middle School Engaging Learners in Life Skills $2,090.00
Heather Lewis Ethridge Elementary Weather Station and Nature Center $530.00
Donna Jacobs Forest Vista Elementary Learning Through Enhanced Technology $1,875.00
Chloe Wittenauer Forest Vista Elementary BEE a Coder $1,500.00
Christi McBride Forestwood Middle School Chromebooks: Progress Through Technology $1,800.00
Rachel Santos Forestwood Middle School Washing at The 'Wood' $1,400.00
Holly Earl Garden Ridge Elementary Supporting Super Readers $2,160.00
Rebecca Bowen Hebron High School Seriously Witty $1,230.00
Christine Barnett Hebron Valley Elementary Ukulele Fun $1,290.00
Shauna Kiesling Hebron Valley Elementary Rigorous Robots $210.00
Andrea Welding Highland Village Elementary Break Out with Grit $1,500.00
Amanda Fletcher Lakeland Elementary Developing Artists $2,495.00
Ly Phan Lakeview Middle School Around the World in 180 Days: Making Virtual Learning a Reality $2,335.00
Kristi Taylor Lamar Middle School Circuitry Sewing Circle: Getting Girls into Sewing, Design, and Electrical Engineering $1,935.00
Kristi Taylor Lamar Middle School Not Your Mom's Raspberry Pi: Physical Computing Jam Sessions $1,400.00
Loreen Moreno Lewisville High School Oceans Infinity $1,940.00
Rebecca Parratt Lewisville Learning Center Biology Problem Solvers $2,200.00
Tina Anderson LHS Killough Shredding For LIfe $1,880.00
Lorraine Heffernan Liberty Elementary CPR/AED Equipment $2,020.00
Lindsay Ayers LISD Administration Career Connections Pilot Program $1,490.00
Carrie Caldarera Marcus 9 Technology Visual Arts Integrated TecExploration $1,825.00
Carolyn Campbell Marcus High School Robotics Team Reboot $2,100.00
Jessica Gabel Marcus High School Academic Vocational Life Skills in Action $980.00
Rebecca Bonner McAuliffe Elementary 'Only One You' Sensory and Art Garden $1,695.00
Emily Evans McAuliffe Elementary Growing Plants, Growing Minds School Garden $1,320.00
Sara Letterman McAuliffe Elementary Kindergarten Listening Station $460.00
Sheri Marshall McAuliffe Elementary Percussion Play $415.00
Katie Cox McKamy Middle School McKamy READS $1,275.00
Kay Walder McKamy Middle School Perplexing Plant Growth $2,500.00
Kay Walder McKamy Middle School Microscope Mania $290.00
Heather Booth Morningside Elementary Orff Instrument Stands $2,095.00
Tracy Rutan Parkway Elementary Electronic Books for the Library $2,500.00
Elizabeth Fisanick Peters Colony Elementary Full STEAM ahead! $1,080.00
Alisha Odoms Peters Colony Elementary Literacy Through Music: Soundscapes and Stories $1,545.00
Jade McKenzie Polser Elementary Full STEM ahead $2,500.00
Amy Siegrist Polser Elementary Pebbles with Purpose $1,185.00
Dale Delaughter Purnell Connecting with the Community Through Technology $2,500.00
Laurie Lundberg Purnell Group counseling for Anxiety and Depression $2,500.00
Robin Satterla Purnell Scooot to Success $2,085.00
Adonica Savoy Purnell Handwriting Without Tears $1,475.00
Angela Neal Rockbrook Elementary Rise Up and Sing $1,860.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School 2018 Lone Star books $500.00
Cathlin Shahriary Southridge Elementary ¡Brainpop en español! $345.00
Dina Estes Stewarts Creek Elementary Bee-bots for Learning! $1,425.00
Kerry Woods Stewarts Creek Elementary Little Learners Can Do Big Things $1,080.00
Jennifer Shaw The Colony High School Cooking Up a Hunger for the Future $1,310.00
Jaye McMahan Timber Creek Elementary Our Community, Our World $1,000.00
Gabriela Hernandez Wellington Elementary Robotics in Elementary $2,480.00

2016 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $76,525.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Lori Davis BB Owen Elementary Education Goes Outdoors (NO ONE LEFT INSIDE) $2,472.00
Patti Raunam Briarhill Middle School Hate that Poetry! Love that Poetry! $623.00
Teresa McMurray Bridlewood Elementary Wham! Pow! Bam!: Graphic Materials Ahead! $2,038.00
Katie Delamarter Central Elementary Graphic Novels for the WIN! $2,150.00
Melisa Nardozza Central Elementary STEM for All $2,420.00
Michelle Brosi College Street Elementary 'Making' Makers : STEM Makerspace in the Library $2,500.00
Janet Townsend College Street Elementary Caring Cougars Club $255.00
Elizabeth Lumpkins Creek Valley Middle School Overdrive ebooks for Middle School $1,000.00
Danette Swasey Creekside Elementary Superhero Social Skills! $1,426.00
Cathy Rascon Dale Jackson Career Center Real World Forensics $2,185.00
Sarah Martinez DeLay Middle School Essential Equipment and Music for a Rapidly Growing Strings Program $2,500.00
Kathy Hoffman Donald Elementary Help I need to BREAKOUT! $2,085.00
Rob Dilts Flower Mound High School Action-Based Learning Classroom $2,115.00
Bo Drews Flower Mound High School Observing The Night Sky $1,196.00
Ralph Szydlik Flower Mound High School Organizing to improve efficiency and safety $1,626.00
Shanta Walker Flower Mound High School Graphing Calculators $1,186.00
Emily Brackney Forest Vista Elementary A Bass, A Beat, and A Boom, Splash, Tweet $845.00
Carol Maxwell Forest Vista Elementary Seating choices and focus in the classroom $1,024.00
Laura Lyphout Garden Ridge Elementary Extend Classroom Track System $2,245.00
Kathleen Linch Hebron 9 Libraries That Empower Emergent Teen Readers $526.00
Kimberly Nickerson Hebron High School Multiple Perspective Literature for Rich Writing $1,236.00
Jeanette Rooks Hebron High School Blogging and Problem Solving $1,280.00
Kalli Bluhm Hebron Valley Elementary Flexible Learning Environment $580.00
Sheila Baker Highland Village Elementary Flocabulary site license $1,600.00
Bergen Bartram Independence Elementary Dramatic Play Centers $635.00
Stefanie Ross Lamar Middle School Enhancing Literacy in the Classroom $530.00
Kristi Taylor Lamar Middle School Moving beyond iMovie to make Future-Ready Students $1,900.00
Kristi Taylor Lamar Middle School BOOM: Building readers with Graphic Novels and Book Clubs $1,600.00
Norma Urban Lewisville Elementary Reflex Math Site License Renewal $2,395.00
Kira Hayes Lewisville High School Zoom into Farmer Photography $2,010.00
Amy Rasmussen Lewisville High School â??Whatâ??s Your Book Number?â?? A Campaign to Ingrain Literacy in Our Culture $2,500.00
Elizabeth Kerns Marcus 9 Catapult Algebra $1,000.00
Gene Costa Marcus High School Reach for the Stars $1,130.00
Jessica Gabel Marcus High School IXL (math, english, science, social studies) $1,000.00
Karen Harper Marcus High School Launch Me to the Moon $2,467.00
Karen Harper Marcus High School Mirror, Mirror on the Wall- What makes an Image Form at all? $2,085.00
Meghan Regent Marcus High School From Reader to Authors to Mentors $595.00
Emily Wallace Marcus High School Marcus AVID Program! $2,500.00
Lynn Singer Morningside Elementary Explore, Create, Innovate $755.00
Terri Stowe Morningside Elementary Book Club Studies $1,258.00
Rachel Young Old Settlers Elementary Fact Masters $2,500.00
Tracy Rutan Parkway Elementary Spanish Library Books- Help Wanted! $2,495.00
Elizabeth Fisanick Peters Colony Elementary Donde estan los libros en espanol? Where are the spanish books? $2,000.00
Veronica Hernandez Peters Colony Elementary Computer skills are important in Technology $1,826.00
Alice Tremonte Polser Elementary Let's Get Social! $710.00
Niki Ramsey Prairie Trail Elementary Prairie Trail Elementary Lego Robotics - Reach New Heights $2,481.00
Walter Jimenez Purnell Starfish Screen Print Shop $2,350.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School 2017 Lone Star Books $500.00
Beth Chapin Southridge Elementary Never Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen $1,000.00
Dina Estes Stewarts Creek Elementary What's With the Weather? $780.00
Janna Beall Timber Creek Elementary Literacy Backpacks $345.00
Rebecca Mitchener Wellington Elementary STEAMING WES into the Future $2,500.00

2015 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $88,412.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Deborah Bianco BB Owen Elementary GoBig! GoPro! $370.00
Sheila Watt BB Owen Elementary Design Den $2,485.00
Kristen Bell Briarhill Middle School 'BMS Reads: A Collaborative Reading Classroom' $875.00
Tammie Ferguson Briarhill Middle School Connecting Through Literature $400.00
David Huffman Briarhill Middle School Briarhill Robotics Team $2,330.00
Carolyn Wiersema Briarhill Middle School Loud and Clear $1,295.00
Teresa McMurray Bridlewood Elementary Book It! to the Library and Chaise Your Own Adventure $2,235.00
Kourtney Bowen Camey Elementary Camey Town, USA $2,223.00
Bradley Warren Career Center East Electronics Test Equipment $1,775.00
Gabriela Hernandez Central Elementary Maker Spaces in the Library $2,340.00
Shauntelle Modeste Central Elementary Culturally Relevant Reading $2,485.00
Jessica Decena Degan Elementary We've Got Drama, Yes we Do! $760.00
Kathy Hoffman Donald Elementary Comics in the Library $2,200.00
Leslie McReynolds Donald Elementary Bridging the Curriculum: Integrating Art and Science Through Plants $340.00
Jeri Fuller Ethridge Elementary Ehtridge Robotics $2,250.00
Renee Wilson Flower Mound 9 Go Explore New Perspectives With Go Pro Cameras $2,360.00
Lisa Holt Flower Mound Elementary Science, Inquiry, and Aeroponics $1,985.00
Laura Lane Forest Vista Elementary Demystifying Algebra and Fractions $470.00
Brittany Hyatt Griffin Middle School Scholastic Math $500.00
April Rivas Griffin Middle School Interactive Reading! $2,460.00
April Rivas Griffin Middle School ESL Resources $750.00
Lynda Harkins Hebron 9 Geography through Literature! $1,455.00
Lauren Cabaniss Hebron High School A Novel Idea $2,400.00
Coshari Chacchia Hebron High School Read 'em and Leap $1,000.00
Jeanny Haneline Hebron High School Rediscover Reading $2,500.00
Jeanette Rooks Hebron High School Reading for the Real World $1,130.00
Tracy Rehfuss Hebron Valley Elementary Readers/Writers Workshop $395.00
Laura Zamora Hebron Valley Elementary Engaging Lives Through Pictures $500.00
Casey McCluskey Hedrick Middle School We can build that? How Cool! $1,200.00
Beth Yanda Hedrick Middle School Collaboration Stations $1,920.00
LisaMarie Bennett Independence Elementary Minecraft + Earth Science = Engaged Learners! $1,900.00
Jennifer Shaw Lakeview Middle School Living Large With Leopard Pride $780.00
Kristi Taylor Lamar Middle School Circuit Girls: Girls who Code, Engineer, and Design $1,480.00
Kristi Taylor Lamar Middle School Fill the shelves, love the books! $1,360.00
Norma Urban Lewisville Elementary School Wide Reflex Math Program $2,400.00
Amy Rasmussen Lewisville High School Literacy, Language, and the Lava of Imagination $2,300.00
Amy Rasmussen Lewisville High School Tensions and Contradictions: Literacy as a Path into Social Justice $400.00
Rhonda Shelton Lewisville High School YES! They will read with just the right book $760.00
Denise Pustejovsky Marcus High School It's Buffering $2,430.00
Kathy Toews Marcus High School Special needs and photography $815.00
Katie Cox McKamy Middle School STEAM-ing Ahead with Makerspaces $2,225.00
Cara Martens McKamy Middle School SURGE Forward in our 21st Century Cafe' $1,140.00
Whitney Jones Old Settlers Elementary The Secret Garden $1,625.00
Tonya Bausch Parkway Elementary STEM-Forces and Motion $2,000.00
Alex Dunaj Parkway Elementary Science Discovery needs Digital Microscopes! $1,780.00
Tracy Rutan Parkway Elementary Spanish library- ayúdame! $2,465.00
Ana Amaya Peters Colony Elementary Mix It Up Lunch Bracelets $175.00
Deborah Netz Peters Colony Elementary Sand Tray Intervention $320.00
Debbie Reveles Peters Colony Elementary Listen to Reading $1,045.00
menoosh zaeri Peters Colony Elementary Everyone Belongs on a Buddy Bench $1,115.00
Alice Tremonte Polser Elementary I Belong $1,160.00
Lee Clayton Prairie Trail Elementary Poetry...Skits...and Fun! OH MY! $425.00
Rebecca Hanna Prairie Trail Elementary Touch Math Superstars $1,129.00
Niki Ramsey Prairie Trail Elementary Engineering Simple Machines $2,400.00
Dale Delaughter Purnell Community Independence $1,200.00
Patty Disen Purnell Beamz Interactive in the SpEd Classroom $2,500.00
Marcia Gackle Purnell Starfish Fitness $1,500.00
Karrie Grimshaw Purnell Starfish Greenhouse $2,100.00
Amy Mauricio Purnell Social Stories to Success! $670.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School 2016 Lone Star Books $500.00
Kelsey Newman Stewarts Creek Elementary Collaboration Corner $1,575.00
Kerry Woods Stewarts Creek Elementary Bring the Zoo to You $575.00
Matthew Bush The Colony High School Learning Physics with Chromebooks and Ergobots $525.00
Greg Kulle The Colony High School Learning Physics with Chrome Books and Ergobots $525.00
Terasa Legat The Colony High School Learning Physics with Chrome Books and Ergobots $525.00
Kyle Miller The Colony High School Learning Physics with Chrome Books and Ergobots $525.00
Jennifer Giles Valley Ridge Elementary Raz Kids $190.00
Roxanne Martinez Vickery Elementary Supporting Spanish Dual Language Learners $965.00
Diana Skorusa Vickery Elementary Engineering - Full STEAM Ahead $2,415.00

2014 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $95,530.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Carolyn Wiersema Briarhill Middle School Broadcasting Bytes by Bulldogs $1,575.00
Michelle Giesen Bridlewood Elementary Flexible Spaces, Learning Faces $2,000.00
Lisa Godfrey Camey Elementary Hooray for Hollywood $2,500.00
Bradley Warren Career Center East Current Technology into the classroom $2,350.00
Christina OHara College Street Elementary The Leader In Me $925.00
Amy Judd Creek Valley Middle School Flexible Learning Classroom $1,800.00
Megan Farrell Degan Elementary Collaborative Learning Space $1,975.00
Michael Koenig Degan Elementary Club Friday Robotics $2,500.00
Kathy McCauley Degan Elementary Hokki Stools $2,300.00
Sarah Bigler DeLay Middle School Music Library and Needed Supplies for a Growing Strings Program $2,500.00
Landon Taylor DeLay Middle School Outdoor Classroom $2,500.00
Olivia Norine Donald Elementary iStrum: Combining Ukuleles with 21st Century Technology $2,500.00
JLayne Sundberg Donald Elementary STEAM Robotics Equipment $1,430.00
Lindsey Blair Ethridge Elementary SMART School Microscopes $2,300.00
Jessica Grant Ethridge Elementary Glockenspiel Stands $1,400.00
Kristin Ficaro Flower Mound Elementary Flexible Learning Places and Spaces $1,390.00
Emily Joos Flower Mound Elementary S.O.S. Help Me Write! $1,200.00
Jo Miller Flower Mound Elementary Requesting using a Light Table $900.00
Apryl Russell Flower Mound High School SSR for FRench $1,250.00
Patricia Burris Forest Vista Elementary Embedding Technology into Learning and Teaching Spaces $1,600.00
Holly Earl Garden Ridge Elementary Makey Mondays $1,275.00
Brittany Hyatt Griffin Middle School Scholastic Math $500.00
April Rivas Griffin Middle School Virtual Learning Field Trips $900.00
Pamela Jones Hebron 9 Navigating Protein Synthesis $1,750.00
Julie Cummings Hebron High School Under'cover' Learning $500.00
Christine Barnett Hebron Valley Elementary Magic Musical Carpet $1,200.00
Teresa Clyde Hedrick Elementary A 'Sense' of Accomplishment $2,500.00
Sara Schmidt Hedrick Elementary We are the Library-Not just books and magazines-Come check it out and you'll see $1,600.00
Julia McCloud Hedrick Middle School Leading With Balanced Literacy $1,425.00
Michelle Gipson Highland Village Elementary Flexible Learning Environment $650.00
Lisa Menking Highland Village Elementary K-3 Comes Alive With The Daily Five! $950.00
Gina Fletcher Homestead Elementary Climbing to New Heights $1,000.00
Nancy Graves Lamar Middle School We aren't your grandma's library (But her books are still here!) $2,500.00
Christy Renegar Lewisville Elementary Parent Relationship Training $300.00
Rebecca DeLozier Lewisville High School A Sicth Sense - Investigating Cellular Processes Using Digital Sensors $2,475.00
Bailey Fath Lewisville High School Ec'WOW' Systems: Round Two $2,500.00
Corey Hale Lewisville High School Lights! Camera! Action Photography! $2,400.00
Kelly Lancaster Lewisville High School Anatomy's Next Top Model $2,500.00
Noel Andia LHS Harmon Collaborating Quicker with Qwerty $2,500.00
Keri Page LHS Harmon Chemistry is hot, cool and fun $1,490.00
Marybeth Coen LHS Killough Leveled Readers for ELLs $1,200.00
Melissa Bellevue Marcus High School Integrating Technology in the Visual Arts $2,500.00
Carolyn Campbell Marcus High School Computer Science Lego Updates $2,325.00
LaJuana Hale Marcus High School Macs for MOB $2,500.00
Karen Harper Marcus High School Light it Up, Up, Up $2,500.00
Kathy Toews Marcus High School Let's Get Digital $2,500.00
Rebecca Lake McAuliffe Elementary Let Them Eat Cake! 3D clay Pop Art projects for 3rd and 4th grade $1,360.00
Rebecca Lake McAuliffe Elementary But First, Let Me Take a Selfie! Self Portrait Pendants $675.00
Alyson Van Morningside Elementary WeDo Robotics $1,600.00
Nancy Boldt Old Settlers Elementary Read to Self Seat Sacks $650.00
Sarah Fuller Old Settlers Elementary IXL to the Rescue! $350.00
Paula Paterson Old Settlers Elementary Wiggles Whammy! $700.00
Katie Hruskocy Parkway Elementary Flexible Learning for First Graders $1,725.00
Lindsey McDaniel Peters Colony Elementary Working Markers $340.00
Amy Siegrist Polser Elementary Team Up With Tile $1,400.00
Alice Tremonte Polser Elementary Scoop, Pour, Sift....Learn! $500.00
Mary Beth Wurzbach Polser Elementary Polser PawMart $1,750.00
Karrie Grimshaw Purnell Starfish Cafe Kitchen $1,500.00
Nicole Park Purnell Spring Forward Transition Expo $2,500.00
Kristin Strange Purnell Project SEARCH Site Replication $2,500.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School 2015 Lone Star books $500.00
Dina Massa Stewarts Creek Elementary Collaboration Station $850.00
Janet Shideler The Colony High School TC Publications 2014 $1,500.00
Cherie Kelton Vickery Elementary Flexible Learning Environment $1,725.00
Diane Kenyon Vickery Elementary Lego Robotics Club $1,700.00
Robyn Harrigan Wellington Elementary Innovative Learning Environment $1,125.00
Martha Sandoval Wellington Elementary 'Effectively Learning Spanish-The FUN Way! $2,500.00

2013 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $104,385.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Karen Martin Career Center East Technology Tools for Special Education $2,335.00
Elizabeth Lumpkins Creek Valley Middle School Follett ebooks for Middle School $2,000.00
Lori Bauer DeLay Middle School DeLay Organic Garden $2,005.00
Amy Fletcher DeLay Middle School Get Graphic At The Library! $2,500.00
robert black Durham Middle School Durham Lacrosse Equipment $2,230.00
Joyce Klimek Ethridge Elementary Composting/ Gardening $995.00
Lynn Ross Hedrick Elementary Learning...WITH Strings Attached! $2,500.00
Julia McCloud Hedrick Middle School The ELA Cafe $2,265.00
Kimberly Estrada Indian Creek Elementary Learners, LAUNCH your apps! $2,155.00
Nancy Graves Lamar Middle School Apps and Adapts $430.00
Phyllis Robertson Lamar Middle School 'Idea Paint' for PBL $955.00
Vicki Butler Lewisville Elementary Let's have a ball! $745.00
Rebecca DeLozier Lewisville High School Flipped Mastery Physics $2,470.00
Kevin Sluder Lewisville High School LHS String Orchestra Supplies $2,420.00
Grant Wilhite Lewisville High School AVID College Room $2,650.00
Cheryl Wold Lewisville High School Malcom Carroll- Environmental Garden $1,435.00
Erika Lowery LHS Harmon Graffiti Gone Write! $1,720.00
Andrea Reznick LHS Killough Unlocking the Door to Autism $2,500.00
Emily Wallace Marcus High School Readers are Leaders, 2.0 $500.00
Alice Tremonte Polser Elementary Little SMART Board Smarties $785.00
Kristin Strange Purnell Focus on the Future - Starfish/Project SEARCH $1,500.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School 2014 Lone Star books $500.00
Amanda Skelton The Colony High School TI 84 Navigator $4,550.00
Jennifer Surgeson The Colony High School TI 84 Navigators $4,550.00
Reesa Wilkins The Colony High School PSAT/SAT/ACT Prep $1,000.00
Susan Richmond Timber Creek Elementary Composting and Weather $195.00
Martha Sandoval Wellington Elementary Dance your way to a second language! Learn spanish through movement! $2,365.00

2012 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $87,700.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Gina Alday Wellington Elementary School Science Discovery $2,400.00
Anne Apperson Vickery Elementary School Nook Tablets for the Library $2,500.00
Elisabeth Arroy Independence Elementary RachelÕs Challenge $750.00
Deborah Bianco Owen Elementary School icommunicate with ipad $1,000.00
Laura Brewer Lakeland Elementary School Literacy Times Two $2,500.00
Denise Burke Lakeland Elementary School Finding Our Voice: Using Technology To Engage ELL Learners $1,650.00
Jennifer Davis Hebron Valley Elementary School Supporting the Curriculum $2,200.00
Linda Embree Timber Creek Elementary School Apple iPad $650.00
Dianne Fulton Flower Mound Elementary School Empowering Young Writers through Reading $600.00
Deborah Gunst Parkway Elementary School Special Education Intervention $2,500.00
Valerie Hill Ethridge Elementary School Digital Youth Need a Learning Commons $1,300.00
Deborah Hodges Homestead Elementary School Engaging Students with Technology $2,550.00
Jennifer Jonker Hedrick Elementary School So thatÕs why the sky is blueÉ $1,725.00
Joanie Koch Flower Mound Elementary School Guided Literacy $900.00
JoDee Meyer Hedrick Elementary School Fuel up for Fitness $1,950.00
Deborah Netz Morningside Elementary School Art & Play Therapy in Schools $250.00
Kathleen Nutt Lakeland Elementary School RachelÕs Challenge $1,000.00
Alisha Odoms Peters Colony Elementary School QuaverÕs Marvelous World of Music; QuaverÕs School Program $1,010.00
Martha Sandoval-Parra Hedrick Elementary School Learning together in the Dual Language Classroom (Changing Òno entiendoÓ to Òyes I understandÓ) $2,505.00
Corry Thompson Highland Village Elementary School Digital Connect: A StudentÕs World $2,500.00
Alice Tremonte Polser Elementary School If We Build It, We Will Learn! $1,100.00
Lisa Vaughn Polser Elementary School iPadÕs and Special Education: Learning for Everyone! $2,500.00
Lynn West Lakeland Elementary School Beginning to Read at Any Age $2,500.00
Asma Anwar Lewisville Learning Center Project ÒLearner EmpowermentÓ $1,500.00
Cheryl Babb Lewisville High School Advancing AP Scores in French 4 & 5 $2,500.00
Rhonda Boston Lewisville High School Show Me The Money $1,800.00
Alece Campbell Lewisville High School Killough AVID Test Prep Program $1,200.00
Amanda Carmichael Lewisville Learning Center Implementing the use of iPads to enhance student learning $2,500.00
Kelly Carney Durham Middle School School Garden $2,500.00
Jackie Flanary Marcus High School Engaging Special Ed Math Instruction $2,300.00
Monica Gonzalez Lewisville High School Killough ÒMake Your Wildest Dreams Come TrueÓ-History Alive! and Geography Alive! $2,400.00
Monica Gonzalez Lewisville High School Killough iPads-World War II Set in MotionÉ $2,350.00
Lynne Hausmann Lamar Middle School Got Books? $1,000.00
Adam Hovde Marcus High School Blended Physics Class $700.00
Dowanne Jones Huffines Middle School Getting to Know You: Contemporary Biographies for TodayÕs Students $1,000.00
Elizabeth Jones Lewisville High School Killough From Plane to Space $2,250.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School 2013 Texas Lone Star books $500.00
Kelly Lancaster Lewisville High School Human Physiology $2,500.00
Pedrameh Manoochehri Marcus High School Creative Explorations $2,500.00
Nancy McGinnis Marcus High School Follett eBooks and Digital Audio $2,000.00
Heather Swanberg Lamar Middle School Digital Handheld Microscopes $2,500.00
Melissa Rhoades Lamar Middle School Around the World through Student Laptops $2,550.00
Debbie Skelly Lewisville High School Graphing the SMART Way $1,600.00
Kristin Strange Special Education Focus on the Future Starfish Creations $2,000.00
Jane Trkay Marcus High School PBL, Technology, and ESL! Oh My! $2,600.00
Carma Walker Lewisville High School College/Career Center Laptops $2,550.00
Emily Wallace Marcus High School RICH Reading! $500.00
Reesa Wilkins The Colony High School PSAT/SAT/ACT Prep $1,000.00
Cheryl Wold Lewisville High School Malcolm Carroll Ð Recreation Education $3,000.00

2011 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $96,358.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Nancy Alfonso Independence Elementary Lessons for Picture Perfect Science $1,315.00
Sheila Baker Highland Village Elementary School 4th Grade Netbooks $4,000.00
Vanessa Baluja Central Elementary School Cross Curricular Claymation $700.00
Janna Beall Timber Creek Elementary School iPad Ð Translation App $645.00
Lora Bender Marcus High School DonÕt Rob the Children $11,240.00
LisaMarie Bennett Independence Elementary I-S.P.Y. (Sensational Products by You!) $797.00
Meredith Brown McAuliffe Elementary School iPad $1,000.00
Melissa Casteel Arbor Creek Middle School Give Us a Voice! $1,032.00
Nicole Chinski Huffines Middle School Bring Back Reading! $1,000.00
Teresa Clyde Hedrick Elementary School Life Cycles and Life Skills $1,000.00
Renita Davidson Lewisville High School Road to Success $1,000.00
Lisa Davison Special Education Team Building Through Teamwork $1,000.00
Katie Delamarter Independence Elementary LetÕs Get Graphic (Novels, That Is!) $2,000.00
Veronica Deneumostier Independence Elementary Kindergarten Soars into Reading $2,398.00
Jason Dove Marcus High School Musition & Auralia Upgrade $767.00
Heidi Easley Stewarts Creek Elementary School Say Cheese! $1,000.00
Danielle Eastman Homestead Elementary School Listen to Me, I Can READ! $460.00
Sharon Eatwell Flower Mound Elementary School RachelÕs Challenge $1,000.00
Wanda Echevarria Lewisville Elementary School RachelÕs Challenge $1,000.00
Lacia Edwards Vickery Elementary School Increased Reading of Non-Fiction Texts $231.00
Brenda Ethridge Griffin Middle School Scope Out Meaning $460.00
Kim Ezell Homestead Elementary School iPads $1,845.00
Emily Fulcher Independence Elementary Providing Dietary Guidance to Lewisville Parents & Teachers $400.00
Novy Glass Stewarts Creek Elementary School RachelÕs Challenge $1,000.00
Adam Gray Hedrick Elementary School Reading Ð Audio Angle $1,000.00
LaJuana Hale Marcus High School Online Paper Adds Video $800.00
Valerie Harris Hebron High School Geography Alive Textbooks $2,172.00
Judy Hartgrove Ethridge Elementary School Look and Listen! $410.00
Lori Hautt Flower Mound High School Learning How to Fix YOUR Economic Future $227.00
Beth Hilsabeck Bluebonnet Elementary School The Power of the Pad: Taking Literacy to the Next Level $850.00
Dowanne Jones Huffines Middle School Science Books for the 21st Century Library $1,000.00
Jennifer Jonker Hedrick Elementary School Why is the Sky Blue? $1,000.00
Kim Kinnaird Shadow Ridge Middle School Lone Star Reading List $500.00
Rebecca Lake Parkway Elementary School Sciencesaurus and Science Daybook $900.00
Alma Lancaster Hedrick Elementary School Extreme Literacy Makeover $1,000.00
Megan Landphair Polser Elementary School Little EarsÉBig Minds $910.00
Robin Lind Lewisville High School Hand Eye Communication $960.00
David Lujan Independence Elementary Improving Math Instruction Through Meaningful Independent Work $1,050.00
Terri Magnotti Lewisville High School English Verb Wall $750.00
Wendy Matthews Downing Middle School Unique Learning $539.00
Mary Maxwell The Colony High School e-Readers as Reading Incentives $885.00
Lindsey McDaniel Peters Colony Elementary School Dual Language Spanish Library $1,000.00
Michelle McDaniel Shadow Ridge Middle School Food Labs $400.00
Kay McKay Homestead Elementary School Grade Level Science Lab Equipment $1,910.00
Heather Mitchell Huffines Middle School NOOK Knowledge $1,200.00
Lori Mowl Briarhill Middle School Wii Love Math $464.00
Jennifer Nelson Wellington Elementary School Leapster for Learning $925.00
Michele New Heritage Elementary School RachelÕs Challenge $1,000.00
Angela Ouellette Lakeview Middle School Weather, Weather, Let Us Measure! $1,000.00
Brenda Palone Central Elementary School Experiencing Nature $525.00
Paula Paterson Old Settlers Elementary School Autism iPad Project $621.00
Rachel Petersen Homestead Elementary School Preparing Homestead Second Graders for the Future $4,215.00
Kathi Polykandriotis Lewisville High School Killough Empowering ESL Newcomers in Algebra $971.00
Toni Porter Hedrick Elementary School Techno Classroom $1,605.00
Pamela Real Lakeview Middle School The Making of a Spielberg Wanna-Be $1,000.00
Phyllis Robertson Lamar Middle School Everybody is a Reader $500.00
April Schutz Arbor Creek Middle School Rosetta Stone $990.00
Christina Shadow Dale Jackson Career Center Flip Fingerspelling $1,000.00
Melissa Simek Durham Middle School Gimme 5 Fundraising $1,000.00
Wendi Spurgeon Marcus High School Books to NOOKs $3,000.00
Barbara Stelzl Huffines Middle School The Digital Wave Ð Will You Catch It or Wipe Out? $600.00
Barbara Stelzl Huffines Middle School Editing Hitch? Adobe to the Rescue! $370.00
Stoli Stephenson Flower Mound Elementary School Reaching All Readers Through Graphic Novels $1,000.00
Crystal Sullivan Lewisville High School Killough Land Use Conflict in the Amazon Rainforest $1,200.00
Tasia Thompson Huffines Middle School Career and College Bound! $2,000.00
Alice Tremonte Polser Elementary School Beep Beep! Choo Choo! Zoom inot Learning Centers! $606.00
Jacqueline Turnage Hedrick Elementary School I Can Learn Stations $1,099.00
Irene VanArsdale Forest Vista Elementary School Learning with GPS Receivers $484.00
Lynn West Lakeland Elementary School Go Graphic $1,000.00
Grant Wilhite Lewisville High School PSAT/SAT/ACT Prep $1,000.00
Jeff Winkler Lewisville High School Computerized and Intelligent Lighting $1,000.00
Judy Wong Hebron Valley Elementary School RachelÕs Challenge $1,000.00
Monique Yates Lakeview Middle School Multi-Sensory Vocabulary $265.00
Megan Youngblood Marcus High School Journalism Adds Creative Photos $523.00

2010 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $60,398.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Elaine Paniszczyn Briarhill Middle School CanÕt Put It Down: High Interest Books $370.00
Kathy Hoffman Camey Elementary School Comics in the Library $1,000.00
Laura Norton Camey Elementary School RachelÕs Challenge $750.00
Cassandra Scheibelhut Camey Elementary School iPod Touch in the Classroom $1,000.00
Ashley Zucosky Camey Elementary School ÒPoddyÓ Training with Apples $870.00
Maribel Cantu Central Elementary School Netbooks for Academic Success $2,675.00
Lori Bauer DeLay Middle School Plants: How Do They Get So Big? $1,155.00
Alice Tremonte Coyote Ridge Elementary School Clifford and Pals Party Packs $662.00
Cheryl Abreu Creek Valley Middle School Creek Valley Rises to RachelÕs Challenge $995.00
Shawn OÕHara Creek Valley Middle School Way Cool Interactive Science Assessments with Bill Nye $930.00
Brian Harvey Durham Middle School Science: Read, Research, Do $1,000.00
Jennifer Koger Durham Middle School Dragon Time Tutoring $1,000.00
Christi McBride Durham Middle School Durham Community Garden $1,000.00
Leigh Mitchell Durham Middle School Learn Now, Calc-You-Later! $850.00
Matthew Jaird Ethridge Elementary School Soaring to Success with the Smartboard $1,470.00
Heather Lewis Ethridge Elementary School Fly Like an Eagle Running Club Ð Health & Wellness $755.00
Kindra Hunsaker Flower Mound Elementary School LetÕs Get Our Hands Busy $1,000.00
John Pace Flower Mound High School The Effects of Electromagnetism on the Respiratory Rates & Behavior of Invertebrates $1,460.00
Jackie Reed Hebron Valley Elementary School StudentsÕ Pictures Are Worth 1000s of Words $1,000.00
Teresa Clyde Hedrick Elementary School Visually Speaking $1,000.00
Pam Henderson Hedrick Elementary School Audio Academy $1,000.00
Martha Holmes Hedrick Elementary School Bluetooth and MP3 Save the Day $1,000.00
Toni Porter Hedrick Elementary School Wired for Audio Ð Wireless Technology! $1,000.00
Lynn Ross Hedrick Elementary School Using Technology to Turn Stumbling Blocks into Building Blocks for Success $1,000.00
Corry Thompson Highland Village Elementary School Science Exploration Institute $660.00
Dowanne Jones Huffines Middle School Non-Fiction Books for the 21st Century Library $1,000.00
Julie Nelson Independence Elementary Lights! Camera! Action! Increasing Student Achievement through ReaderÕs Theater $1,220.00
Kendall Veazey Independence Elementary Science Support $840.00
Stephanie Thompson Killian Middle School Project Probeware $1,200.00
Jennifer Rentschlar Lewisville High School Killough Geography Alive! $1,230.00
Lois Wadie Lewisville High School Killough Inquiry Learning in Biology $900.00
Laura Massey Lakeland Elementary School Differentiating with Technology $1,000.00
Lynn West Lakeland Elementary School Listening to Literature $1,000.00
Kelley Baxter Lamar Middle School Listening Station $1,000.00
Vicki Butler Lewisville Elementary School LetÕs Get Moving $1,130.00
Lisa Harper Lewisville Elementary School Girls Science Club $1,000.00
Araceli Hernandez Lewisville Elementary School Listening to Learn $380.00
Michelle Murphy Lewisville Elementary School Fluency Frenzy $500.00
Rebecca DeLozier Lewisville High School Claymation Physics $950.00
Jill DeWitt Lewisville High School Cruising Toward College $990.00
Mark Grubb Lewisville High School Developing a Culturally Relevant Pedagogy $1,000.00
Theodore Renshaw Lewisville High School DNA Analysis via Electrophoresis $900.00
Jeff Winkler Lewisville High School Final Draft Play Writing Software $1,000.00
Lois Ortmeier Liberty Elementary School Leadership and Communication $500.00
Mandi Tompkins Liberty Elementary School Small Wonder Camera $1,500.00
Lora Bender Marcus High School Speaking in the ÒReal WorldÓ $1,500.00
Jonathan Lee Marcus High School Classroom Performance System (CPS) Pulse $2,000.00
Jennifer Wind Marcus High School Aquatics on the Move $1,000.00
Sharon Wood Marcus High School Freshwater Aquarium Project $1,000.00
Meredith Brown McAuliffe Elementary School Learning Money Through Vending Machines $500.00
Laurie Gruenloh Old Settlers Elementary School Imagination Stations $805.00
Linda Cunningham Owen Elementary School RachelÕs Challenge $750.00
Ana Vazquez Peters Colony Elementary School RachelÕs Challenge $750.00
Marcia Gackle Special Education Cooking for Life/Cooking for Employment $1,000.00
Kathy Smith Special Education Life Skills Living Room $970.00
Colette Williamson Special Education Transition Center Life Skills Apartment $500.00
Jan McPhee Stewarts Creek Elementary School Man, Oh Manga! I Like to Read! $1,000.00
Natalie Harris Timber Creek Elementary School IÕd Like to Teach the World to WriteÉOr At Least the First Graders $945.00
Annette McManus Vickery Elementary School Look, Listen, Learn, Love Reading! Audio Books for ESL and MTA Students $1,000.00

2009 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $44,190.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Erika Lowery Lewisville High School Killough Geography In Action $1,000.00
Peggy Allen McAuliffe Elementary School Signing Exact English $550.00
Janet K Hutley Marcus High School Green Chemistry $1,000.00
LaJuana Hale Marcus High School Computers for MOB $2,400.00
Ellen Hunter Prairie Trail Elementary School Magnificent Masks on the Big Screen $180.00
Leslie Anderson Prairie Trail Elementary School Teaching SImple Geography and Map Skills in Kindergarten $1,126.00
Sherry Thompson Flower Mound High School `Book Trailer Tango!` $331.00
Nancy Baker McKamy Middle School 21st Century Science Updates $1,000.00
Susan Brown Old Settlers Elementary School Meet the Quirkles: Exploring Phonics Through Science $330.00
Ferris Bavousett Lamar Middle School OUTDOOR COOKING $1,000.00
Melissa Hall Hebron High School Picture This $1,000.00
Teresa Clyde Hedrick Elementary School The Publication Station -The `Write` Place $997.00
Courtney Woodrom Lewisville High School Corporation Creation $765.00
Theresa Parisi Lamar Middle School Probes in the Science Classroom $1,000.00
Terry Ward Lamar Middle School Leveled Readers $1,000.00
Lacey Jenkins Lewisville High School Broadcast Journalism $1,000.00
Jeff Winkler Lewisville High School What You See Is What You Get $1,000.00
Theodore Renshaw Lewisville High School Exploring Physics with Pasco GLX Xplorers $1,000.00
Denise Pustejovsky Marcus High School Fish need Oxygen Too! $820.00
Melinda Marino Flower Mound High School Shoot `n Draw $1,329.00
Emily Joos Flower Mound Elementary School `Will You Please Read with Me?` $822.00
Cynthia Peterson Wellington Elementary School Cutting Edge Comprehension Through Language Arts and Social Studies $782.00
Deborah Lilly DeLay Middle School Poetry Night Brings Poetry Alive! $1,000.00
Edwina Townsend Ethridge Elementary School Rachel`s Challenge $1,000.00
Janie Pribanic Central Elementary School Central Writers $1,214.00
Sharon Wood Marcus High School Forensics and science $1,000.00
Brandie Harycki Timber Creek Elementary School Learning While Listening- Listening Centers $660.00
Sherri McCarthy Hedrick Elementary School OLE (Outdoor Learning Environment) $1,000.00
Cathy Blaeney Hedrick Middle School Envisioning Success for All $1,000.00
Debbie Evans & Kathy Anderson Liberty Elementary School Innovative Inventors $1,057.00
Lisa Holt Flower Mound Elementary School Needed: Tools for the Toolkit $1,000.00
Corry Thompson Highland Village Elementary School Cross-curriculum learning with Virtual Instruction $1,322.00
Adam Gray Hedrick Elementary School Reading ‰ÛÒ A `Novel` Approcach $1,000.00
Josefina Saldana Hedrick Elementary School Fishing for Knowledge throughout the Curriculum $1,000.00
Lois F. Hardaway Lewisville High School Playaway Books $1,000.00
Jan Lowrey The Colony High School LEEP $7,500.00
Lee Ann Hewett Central Elementary School BRIDGES with PARENTS (Bridging Reading Instructional Delays and Gaps among ESL Students with Parents: Awareness of Reading Essentials Needed to Succeed $1,000.00
Stacey Callaway Donald Elementary School Building Bridges: Teaching Techniques and Strategies to Parents and Families $1,000.00

2008 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $29,871 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Beth Hilsabeck Bluebonnet Elementary School Read for Meaning: Strategies to Promote Reading Comprehension for the Young Learner $555.00
Lesa Haney Camey Elementary School Guide on the Side $550.00
Eric Ramirez Hebron High School Airliner Slate $500.00
Teresa Clyde Hedrick Elementary School Making `Sense` of Learning $963.10
Matt Ludlam Hedrick Elementary School Taks Help: For Students, By Students! $906.48
Debbie Dean Hedrick Elementary School Differentiation for all ‰ÛÒ Technology to the Rescue $1,000.00
Jennie Dilley Hedrick Elementary School Kindergarten connections $989.68
Robin Lewis Hedrick Middle School Reading in all the Senses $1,000.00
Miriam Hart Hedrick Middle School Scrabbling for Scrabble $100.00
Jeanette McWatters Heritage Elementary School Dear America Literacy Project $897.60
Theressa Criswell Lakeland Elementary School MP3 players $1,015.00
Lynn West Lakeland Elementary School Reading Around the World $995.75
Jarah Lewis Lakeland Elementary School Reading Around the World $1,000.00
Amy Fox Lewisville High School MP3 Read-Aloud $1,000.00
Nicole Franczvai Lewisville High School The Transparent Symphony $997.70
Christina Brents Lewisville High School Killough Lights, Camera, Action! $1,000.00
Sharon Wood Marcus High School Algae Murder Mystery Lab $1,000.00
Tamberly Wheeler McAuliffe Elementary School Discovery Packs $950.00
Tina Luxenbourg Polser Elementary School Phonic Faces/phonemic awareness $550.00
Janna Beall Timber Creek Elementary School Hands Around the World $352.12

2007 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $35,970 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Joe Todd Arbor Creek Middle School Pasco Probes $1,000.00
Angela Armstrong Camey Elementary School Differentiation Through Literacy Stations $976.45
Karen Thornton Creekside Elementary School Cub Country Post Office $694.28
Candace Vielma Degan Elementary School Motivational Play Equipment $1,000.00
Katy Abel Degan Elementary School Degan Literacy Library $1,000.00
Christina Seitz DeLay Middle School LEEP Outreach $300.00
Lesa Moore Donald Elementary School Social Studies Alive $325.00
Juli Foreman Flower Mound High School Claymation $972.00
Deborah Lampman Griffin Middle School Learning @ Speed of Light $585.00
Tammy Whitaker Griffin Middle School PEER Productions $500.00
Teresa Adams Griffin Middle School LEEP Outreach $300.00
Pat Ehsani Hebron High School Chemical Deomonstrations $158.47
Anthony Graham Hebron High School Smartboard Airliner $840.20
Allebach, Anna Hebron High School Enrichment for ESL $1,000.00
Melissa Hall Hebron High School Streaming Book Talk $954.00
Teresa Clyde Hedrick Elementary School Making Math Count $995.15
Nicolasa Alfaro-Kenas Hedrick Elementary School Supporting Our Struggling Readers $688.59
Cathy Blakeney Hedrick Elementary School Immediate Response to Learning $998.00
Robin Lewis Hedrick Middle School Reading Intervention $1,000.00
Ane Sandman Hedrick Middle School LEEP Outreach $300.00
Linda Murphey and Beth Leibold Heritage Elementary School Microscope Magic $500.00
Corry Ann Thompson Highland Village Elementary School ZOOM into Science $500.00
Pam Jones Huffines Middle School Who Dunnit Sleuths on the Loose $1,000.00
Sarah Mathis Lakeland Elementary School Reading Around the World in 180 Days: Book a Trip! $1,000.00
Debby Wells Lakeland Elementary School Power in Periodicals $500.00
Debby Wells Lakeland Elementary School Unknown $300.00
Catherine Hampton Lakeview Middle School Versa Tiles $646.48
Stephanie Hall Lakeview Middle School LEEP Outreach $300.00
Teresa Wells Lewisville High School More of the Story $600.00
Robin Stout Lewisville High School Unknown/Librarian $1,000.00
Nicole Franczvai Lewisville High School Moore Sculpture Please $1,000.00
Janet Cranston Lewisville High School Art is Everywhere $998.76
Joanna Crawford Lewisville High School Killough Navigating Algebra $1,000.00
Sharon Wood Marcus High School Aquatic Microbe Murder Mystery $1,000.00
Jane Trkay Marcus High School Book Bags $680.00
Paula Paterson Old Settlers Elementary School Playground Modifications $1,000.00
Gary Cox Owen Elementary School Elementary School Strength $977.44
Shirley Gibbs Parkway Elementary School Differientiated Technology $574.95
Marilyn Naumann Timber Creek Elementary School Learning in Color $499.00
Jaye Lynne McMahan Timber Creek Elementary School A World of Possibilities Geography Carpets $1,000.00
Lynsay Houchen Valley Ridge Elementary School Road to Individualization (RtI): Speech-Language Literacy Stations $858.96
Tracy Evers Vickery Elementary School Differentiating Science Instruction in the First Grade Classroom $500.00

2006 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $27,274.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Lesa Haney Camey Elementary School Hands on Math $680.00
Robin Shope DeLay Middle School Racing To The World! $638.00
Barbara Henderson Flower Mound Elementary School We Both Read $530.00
Diane Corbitt Flower Mound Elementary School Leaping into Literacy through Listening $834.00
Joi Pratte Forestwood Middle School Reading: Play It Forward $1,000.00
Kathy Cummings Forestwood Middle School Reading: Play it Forward $1,000.00
Susan McMichael Forestwood Middle School Turning Fables into Clay Animation $1,000.00
Amy George Hebron High School TAKS in a FLASH! $1,000.00
Mike Ferguson Hebron High School Projecting the Future $500.00
Luz Trujillo Hedrick Elementary School Making Math and Science Connections that Click $873.00
Teresa Clyde Hedrick Elementary School Science + Reading + Math = Success $1,000.00
Terri Robbins Hedrick Elementary School Watch Us Grow $1,000.00
Kathy Lancaster Hedrick Middle School Starry Night $1,000.00
Kimberly Lee Heritage Elementary School Leveled Library Expansion $500.00
Pamela Jones Huffines Middle School How Not To Get Lost In The Woods $500.00
Sara Foltermann Lakeview Middle School Picture This! $500.00
Jill Hennessey Lamar Middle School Student Portfolios: Assembling the Future $500.00
Courtney Leiber Lewisville High School Greenhouse Plant Production $1,000.00
Nicole Franczvai Lewisville High School Botswana Basket Inspired forms $1,000.00
Sharon Wood Marcus High School Aquarium Ecosystem Project $1,000.00
Susan Gunnoe Rockbrook Elementary School Mathline II $1,000.00
Belinda Little Stewarts Creek Elementary School Fire It Up $1,000.00
Linda Chapman Stewarts Creek Elementary School Microscopes on Wheels $790.00
LuAnn Ables Stewarts Creek Elementary School It’s A World Where ‘Jeopardy’ Isn’t Just A Game $950.00
Jennifer Thomas Timber Creek Elementary School Social Studies Alive! $990.00
Susan Richmond Timber Creek Elementary School Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum $1,000.00

2005 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $20,000.00 Awarded

Names Campus Project Name Amount
Katrina Sanford Camey Elementary School Integrating Science and Social Studies into Language Arts Using Historical Fiction and Non- Fiction Texts $488.00
Katrina Sanford Camey Elementary School Integrating Science and Social Studies into Language Arts Using Historical Fiction and Non- Fiction Texts $500.00
Brenda Ethridge Griffin Middle School ‘Gone to Texas,’ but taking you along in the wagon train $500.00
Deborah Lampman Griffin Middle School Spellbound Spellers $500.00
Patti Cornelius Griffin Middle School History Alive! The United States Through Industrialism $875.00
Luis Matos Hedrick Elementary School CORI $500.00
Teresa Clyde Hedrick Elementary School Building Character all the Way $1,000.00
Barbara Prins Heritage Elementary School The Four S’s (Science, Social Studies Success) $1,000.00
Nancy Duhe’ Heritage Elementary School Loving Literature With The Leveled Library $530.00
A. Thompson Highland Village Elementary School SMARTer Learning equals a Lifetime of Learning $1,000.00
Loretta Dunnaway Indian Creek Elementary School Reading with a Science Twist $450.00
Janet Cranston Lewisville High School LHS’ Cultural ImPRINT $1,000.00
Rebecca Weston Lewisville High School Magnetic Manipulatives $500.00
Dennis Simonek McKamy Middle School Math in the Middle $500.00
Dana Ranne Old Settlers Elementary School Change The Pace With Music Ace $830.00
Louann Oellermann Owen Elementary School Language Arts the Qwizdom Way $500.00
Susan Bourenane Polser Elementary School Where on Earth am I? $500.00
Sally Tamulewicz Stewarts Creek Elementary School Multiuse Math Kits $420.00
Lisa Collett Timber Creek Elementary School Family Literacy Kit Expansion Project/Phonics Teaching Guides $500.00
Rebecca Mitchener Wellington Elementary School Tiny Typists $864.00

1996 – 2004 LISDEF Grants to Teachers $222,800.00 Awarded