BEF Awards 2017 Fall Grants
The Great Ideas Grant Program awards grants every spring and fall to teachers in public schools of Butte and Silver Bow County. Four grants were awarded this fall to schools throughout the district. The BEF has awarded over $140,000 grants since starting the program in 2008.
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2017 Celebration of Excellence Dinner
The Thirty-six Graduating Seniors and Distinguished Educators were recognized at the 2017 Celebration of Excellence Dinner at the Front Street Station on April 24th, 2017. The students were chosen as distinguished scholars or achievers and then in turn selected a teacher that made a difference in their education. Descriptions of the teacher's strengths and characteristics authored by the students were read at the dinner.
Read more: 2017 Celebration of Excellence Essays