Foundation / Corporation
In-kind resources valued at up to $15,000 to USA and territories schools and school districts to promote innovative and stimulating STEM learning programs for students. The purpose of the program is to provide schools with resources to develop an online computer gaming system that empowers students to be authentic science problem solvers.
Tyto Online is used to empower students to be authentic science problem solvers. Students solve a food shortage using genetics or figure out that animals are sick from microplastics by examining the ecosystem and collecting data. Grants will include professional development and inclusion in a cohort of incredible educators who are working to empower their students’ science + STEM learning for the rest of the year.
GrantWatch ID#: 193384
Tyto is making 5,000 student licenses available across all awardees. he number of organizations receiving the microgrant will be determined based on applicant requests.
The monetary value of these services for each awardee depends on student licenses requested and number of teachers participating, but can be up to $15,000.
Specifically, the STEM Gaming Microgrants will include:
- Tyto Online access for your STEM students and teachers;
- Professional development via online self-paced course and live online sessions;
- Participation in a cohort of brilliant teachers starting together in January and in online community + live sessions;
- Ongoing coaching for success from Tyto's dedicated Implementation Manager;
- 25% discount on Tyto Online for the 2021-2022 school year, should your organization want to purchase to continue usage.
These microgrants will award schools and districts Tyto Online access for the Spring semester of the 2020-2021 school year (January – July, 2021).
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeLVvoVmLM-F-a_ZzBUc4UfkqGxwGpx3QTkNarOR-uJsJW0pg/viewform
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