Grants to Educators program totals $125K in 2015

Trustee Missy Bender (third from left) helped deliver grants to Plano teachers.

Trustee Missy Bender (third from left) helped deliver grants to Plano teachers.

In November, the Plano ISD Education Foundation awarded $125,000 in grants to local educators throughout the district via the Grants to Educators Grant Patrol.


The grants of varying amounts will help fund 97 projects meant to improve the teaching and learning experience, according to the Education Foundation. The foundation received donations throughout the year, including $20,000 from the Plano Rotary Club and $50,000 from Alliance Data.