Terra Science will provide a grant support in the amount of $20,000 per academic year, on need basis, to SANY Charter Schools for the following recruitment costs; newspaper and radio advertisements, participation in job fairs, advertisements or postings on websites specific to employee recruitment, government agencies filing fees, and related expenses.
The project director, Lora Hine, manager of Xraise, is the education and public outreach program at the Cornell Laboratory for Accelerator-based Sciences and Education (CLASSE), a NSF-funded research facility at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. Xraise will be working in collaboration with Dr. Susan Eschbach, principal of the Beverly J. Martin (BJM) Elementary School, and the second/third grade teacher teams at BJM Elementary School. Beverly J. Martin is located in Ithaca, NY and is part of the Ithaca City School District.
Akwesasne, Chemung, Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, St. Lawrence, Steuben, Wayne, Yates
Note: Terra Fairs Fellows are not eligible for School Fairs Grants.
As a friend of SANY Schools, Terra provides special grant programs for SANY Schools and students. Terra leases below the market rate (usually $5-8/sqf) school buildings to SANY Schools and provides additional supports as detailed below to support its mission.