Five Winners Announced for $5 Million Raise Your Hand Texas Blended Learning Grant Initiative

Raise Your Hand Texas today announced the five school district winners selected as blended learning demonstration sites, each receiving up to $500,000 in grant funding (...)

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Ten School/District Grant Finalists Announced for $5 Million Raise Your Hand Texas Blended Learning Initiative

Raise Your Hand Texas today revealed the 10 finalist schools and districts – winnowed from 75 semifinalists – who remain under consideration for the $5 million Raising Blended Learners demonstration initiative.

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Raise Your Hand Texas Launches $2.5 Million Blended Learning Grant Initiative For Schools And Districts

Raise Your Hand Texas recently announced 75 semifinalist public schools and district applicants for its $2.5 million Raising Blended Learners grant initiative. Selected teams will attend two-day, expense-paid blended learning workshops in September and October 2015. The workshops will be led by Heather Staker, author of “Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools”, founder and president of Ready to Blend, and adjunct fellow at the Clayton Christensen Institute, a nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank and pioneer in blended learning.

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