December 7, 2013
Tami Skipper will receive $320 for students at Hidden Lake Elementary to engage in writing activities to improve their writing skills. Their work will be tested by the Alabama Direct Assessment of Writing Test.
Also at Hidden Lake Elementary, Jerry Carpenter will receive $500 for math mechanics. It's an interactive math program using hands-on techniques.
And, at Girard Middle School, Kit Childree gets $1500 for reading materials for 8th graders. The program will concentrate on the development of reading skills and practices.