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Foundation supports Jasper students' literacy efforts

Posted by: IRTA Foundation  | Friday, February 3, 2017

An Active Teacher Grant is helping Dubois County middle school students with a reading program that features 20 Young Hoosier books.

Grant supports Greensburg student project at shelter

Posted by: Indiana Retired Teachers Foundation  | Monday, December 19, 2016

Comer’s classes helped plan and renovate the children’s room at the New Directions Domestic Violence Shelter in their Decatur County. Their goal was to create a more positive experience during a bad one.

2016 scholarship winners announced

Posted by: Indiana Retired Teachers Foundation  | Friday, July 22, 2016

Each year, IRTF awards 10 scholarships (one in each Area) to help promote our profession and assist college students who have a passion for the classroom.

Grant helps Kindergarten students learn to read

Posted by: IRT Foundation  | Tuesday, February 9, 2016

IRT Foundation Active Teacher Grant used to help Newby Elementary Kindergarten students learn to read, Marion County.

Grant used for Fluent Reading models

Posted by: IRT Foundation  | Tuesday, February 9, 2016

IRT Foundation Active Teacher Grant to Terra Knust, Ottwell Elementary in Pike County, uses teacher grant to improve her 2nd Grade class reading levels.

Grant will help 5th Graders produce newscasts

Posted by: IRT Foundation  | Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Becky Baker, Brownstown Elementary in Jackson County, will use her IRT Foundation Active Teacher Grant  to help 5th Graders compose, produce, video and share their own newscast.

Grant helps English Language Learners program

Posted by: IRT Foundation  | Tuesday, February 9, 2016

An IRTA Foundation Active Teacher Grant helps Clark County create English Language Learners program in the primary grades. 

Teacher grant used to celebrate Bicentennial through art

Posted by: IRT Foundation  | Monday, January 11, 2016

Tracey Suchy, teacher at West Newton Elementary, MSD Decatur Township, Indianapolis used her IRT Foundation Active Teacher Grant award money to reach the school wide goal to celebrate Indiana’s Bicentennial through art. 

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