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Win two L.L. Bean Kayaks- plus two PFD's at the PEF Spring for Teachers Event on May 8th!

L.L. Bean has generously donated a set of two kayaks and two pdf's that will go to one lucky winner!

Raffle Tickets are $20, and there is no limit to the number of tickets you can purchase. The winner will be chosen at random on May 8th at the PEF Spring For Teachers event, an evening of community, and support for the PEF Teacher Grants Program. Tickets can be purchased online or at the event.
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Monday, May 8, 2017 - 5:30-7:30pm
Bunker Brewing Taproom

17 Westfield St, Unit D - Portland, ME 04101 - $20

The PEF Teacher Grants Program has a direct impact of the educational experience of PPS students. Please support teacher grants by coming to the event, and buy a raffle ticket (or two!) for a chance to win a pair of L.L. Bean kayaks! The drawing will happen at the event on May 8th! RSVP, and buy raffle tickets on the website. Click here for details & more information.

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2016 PEF Teacher Grants Program

The PEF Teacher Grants Program supports a wide range of innovative school and classroom-based efforts to enhance learning experiences, and to recognize and reward the hard work of Portland’s talented and dedicated teachers, who work tirelessly to engage and inspire students. 2016 marks eight years of PEF investing directly at the point of teaching and learning. Funds disbursed in 2015 represent a 29% increase over the previous year. Grant applications were received from teachers in every school, representing all grade levels, K-12.  47 grant proposals were awarded totaling $33,000. Thank you to our many generous donors who make this program possible!

PEF Mission, Vision and Goals

Portland Education Foundation’s mission is to raise philanthropic support to enhance educational opportunities for present and future students in Portland’s public schools.

PEF’s vision is to strengthen schools through community investment.

PEF’s Goals are Educational Enrichment, Classroom Innovation & Community Engagement.

CC-P Ad Hoc Committee

The Culture Club-Portland Ad Hoc Committee signals the District’s recognition of, commitment to, and belief in the importance of retaining and expanding the Culture Club-Portland – Public Schools collaborative and the continued and enhanced educational opportunities provided therein. The Ad Hoc Committee will be asked to read and review three annual external program evaluations conducted by USM staff, study factors and conditions presented, and make specific recommendations that seek to a) strengthen coordination between PPS and the Culture Club-Portland consortium, b) maximize participation at all grade levels, and c) help secure the longstanding sustainability of the Culture Club-Portland – Public Schools collaborative.

PEF Mission:

Portland Education Foundation’s mission is to raise philanthropic support to enhance educational opportunities for present and future students in Portland’s public schools.

PEF Vision:

Strengthening schools through community support.

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