News from the BHS Innovation Fund

Browse through our past communications to find out more about the Fund.

2020-21 Grant Announcements: Nearly $250,000 Invested in New Programs

A Special Grant Announcement for Brookline High School

The BHS Innovation Fund is excited to award a special COVID-19 Teaching and Learning Response Grant to Brookline High School educators in Summer 2020. Reacting with urgency to the unprecedented change in the educational environment due to the coronavirus pandemic, the...

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Meet Roger Grande, Innovation Fellow

Meet Roger Grande, Innovation Fellow

Meet Roger Grande, the BHS Innovation Fund 2019-2020 Innovation Fellow who is taking on climate change at BHS: Roger Grande has been teaching social studies for 20 years at BHS and was named the BHS Innovation Fund Innovation Fellow for 2019-2020. The Innovation...

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2019-2020 Funded Programs

In the 2019-2020 academic year, the BHS Innovation Fund launches these new programs that foster the culture of innovation throughout the school: Experiential Physics for 9th grade, a robust, new physics course that develops scientific, engineering, and entrepreneurial...

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Q&A: Drawing for Understanding in Field Science

Q&A: Drawing for Understanding in Field Science

BHS Visual Arts teacher Donna Sartanowicz describes the evolution of the Innovation Fund Class, “Drawing for Understanding in Field Science.” How did you come up with the idea for the course?It came from a workshop that Jill Sifantus, a since retired biology teacher...

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Pathways to Success

BHS 2013 alum Siena Fried describes the impact of Innovation Fund class, “Drawing for Understanding in Field Science,” on her career. In 2012, Siena Fried was a student in the pilot class of “Drawing for Understanding in Field Science,” supported by the BHS Innovation...

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E-Newsletters from the 2019-2020 School Year

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