When high school teacher Kristen Whitaker arrived at work March 11, she knew there was a school assembly. But it was really just a ruse, set up to surprise her as the 2015 Toyota Family Teacher of the Year.
Initiative Combines Intergenerational Learning with Technology, Community Volunteering and Family-to-Family Mentoring
Louisville, Ky., November 14, 2014/ 3BL Media/ — Families in five communities across the nation will participate in an innovative intergenerational learning program as a result of $875,000 in grants awarded by Toyota and the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL). Organizations in each of five cities received a three-year, $175,000 grant to launch a local Toyota Family Learning program in their community in the second year of the Toyota and NCFL model program.
Past grant recipients have ventured beyond the classroom and into the community, clocking thousands of hours of family learning and service
Louisville, Ky., June 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Toyota and the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) announced that community programs across the nation can submit initial applications for the prestigious Toyota Family Learning grants, which recognize innovation in engaging families in learning.
The three-year, $175,000 grants are a part of Toyota Family Learning’s pioneering movement to provide opportunities for c
Winner Will Receive $20,000 to Support Best Practices in Family Engagement
LOUISVILLE, Ky., December 11, 2013 /3BL Media/ –Know a teacher that deserves an “A+” for engaging parents, children and educators in the learning process? Nominate them for the Toyota Family Teacher of the Year Award and the chance to win $20,000 for their school or non-profit program.
The National Center for Families Learning, together with long-standing partner Toyota, today announces a call for the nation’s best teachers in engaging families in education.