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Last week, the Park City Education Foundation raised $200,000 during this year’s Live PC Give PC day of giving. They simultaneously launched a new educators wellness program in response to a year of great stress and challenge.

Park City Education Foundation Executive Director Abby McNulty says teachers continue to deal with extraordinary challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. They surveyed teachers and have a task force in place to work on rolling out support initiatives in all seven Park City schools.

PCEF-Sarah and Steven Doilney award

 Each year, the Park City Education Foundation celebrates one peer selected educator from each school to win the Excellent Educator Award. The revelry includes, a jazz band, family and friends, a big cake and lots of accolades for the winners.

DACA: Round Two Fundraising Underway

May 9, 2018

In April a Federal District Court Judge ruled against the Trump Administration after they announced they would end the DACA program.  DACA stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.  It allows children of undocumented immigrants a chance to work, join the military, go to college, and obtain driver licenses. 

Park City Educators Show Off Innovative Projects

Mar 28, 2018
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Every year the Park City Education Foundation   provides grants to district teachers for innovative program ideas.  They’ve been able to fund $82,000 for the 2017/18 school year. Deer Valley hosted a PCEF reception where teachers showcased some of their projects to Ed Foundation donors.  Carolyn Murray has this:

Park City School District

Dyslexia is an unexpected difficulty in learning to read write and spell.    Park City Reads and the Park City Education Foundation brings a renowned expert in to talk about a new reading program rolling out in the district’s elementary schools. Carolyn Murray has this:

  On today's program, host Renai Bodley previews Tuesday's Snyderville Basin Planning Commission meeting with commissioners Amir Caus and Ray Milliner.  On the agenda: surveillance cameras in Jeremy Ranch and a mixed affordable housing project near the Weilenmann School.    Then, Park City Education Foundation Director Abby McNulty checks in with news about this week's Author-In-Residence program, the new "Bright Futures" program and afterschool programs.  Finally, three members of this year's Park City Leadership class share their impressions of last weekend's City Tour.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Development Director Pat Putt; Park City Mayor Jack Thomas and the mayr and city manager of Courchevel, Philippe Mgnier and Nicolas Feidt and Park City Education Foundation Director Abby McNulty and After School Direcvtor John Hall.

Ideas to Impact

Apr 2, 2015

Ten Park City teachers last week showed off their ideas that have become reality due to the support of donors who have contributed to the Park City Education Foundation.  Leslie Thatcher has more.