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.