Long Island - Long Island Teachers Are Recognized at Center Court
July 8, 2007
LI teachers Mary Jane Rochford (third from left), Karen Kleigman (second from right) and Christine Southard (right) stand at Center Court at Madison Square Garden with Jennifer Ostrager, Cablevision's Power to Learn (left) and two other grant recipients.
On Sunday, July 8th, teachers Mary Jane Rochford, Karen Kleigman and Christine Southard were honored on Center Court during halftime of the New York Liberty v. Sacramento Monarchs game at Madison Square Garden.
The three teachers, all recipients of $500 Teachnet Power to Learn grants, were recognized, along with 2 New Jeresy teachers, for their innovative lesson plans, which integrate technology into classroom projects.
For more information about these teachers, their outstanding lesson plans and the Teachnet Power to Learn grant program visit http://www.powertolearn.com/teachers/teachnet_grant_program.shtml