Atlanta Braves Foundation Selects Six Marietta Educators for Grant Program

The Atlanta Braves Foundation has teamed up with the Marietta Schools Foundation to fund education projects for Marietta teachers that will provide a lasting and meaningful impact to MCS students through the Educator Grant Program.

Together, the two organizations committed $7,000 to fund professional development opportunities, classroom enrichment, field trips, and any other projects or programs that will improve the learning experience of Marietta students.

Numerous teachers submitted grant requests for their innovative project ideas to enhance student learning. Due to the overwhelming number of quality grant requests, the Marietta Foundation and the Credit Union of Georgia contributed additional funds to increase the planned $7,000 in funding to over $8,500.

Congratulations to the recipients below.

Candice Taylor –  Marietta Middle School
Dr. Kyra Caldwell – Marietta Middle School + Marietta Sixth Grade Academy
Beth Silvey – Hickory Hills
Kaitlynn Washington – Hickory Hills
Barco-Paige – Central Office
Throop, Susie – Central Office

MCS thanks the Atlanta Braves Foundation and the Marietta Schools Foundation for supporting the creative energy and innovative mindset of the district’s teachers while advancing their educational programs.

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