1:1 iPad Grant

  • What is the 1:1 iPad grant?

    • 5-year grant awarded to the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
    • Grant planning year began in 2015-16
    • Funded by the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) and the Military-Connected Academic and Support Programs (MCASP)
    • Funds a 1:1 iPad initiative in our elementary schools with the highest percentage of students from military-dependent families (Anderon Elementary, Arctic Light Elementary, Ladd Elementary, Midnight Sun Elementary, and Crawford Elementary's third graders)

    What does the grant provide?

    • 1:1 iPads for students grades 1-3 by the end of the 5-year grant
    • Professional development for the teachers who are implementing the 1:1 iPad grant

    Project Goals:
    Improve academic achievement of military dependent students in early literacy and early math.

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