The winners of the 2020-2021 Thomas A. Reis Award are Marissa Foley and Joe Ahern for their grant, K-5 Robotics Reboot. The vision of their grant is to promote project based learning, problem-solving skills, and coding experiences through the use of age-appropriate robotics. This grant adds new robotics to the Makerspaces/Fab Labs, and libraries to use with all K-5 students. Their energy and enthusiasm for robotics and coding is contagious - our students are so lucky to have them!
About the Award
The Thomas A. Reis Award, which was established in 1995 to honor former Superintendent Reis, annually recognizes the grant which promotes cooperation among schools, develops new programs of study and highlights creativity and innovation.