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ConnectED September 2014 - Volume 13, Issue 7

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Source: ConnectED
Date: September 5, 2014

Annual Teaching Tools Breakfast Raises $120,000 for students in need

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Date: September 3, 2014
At our 8th Annual Teaching Tools Breakfast on August 27th nearly 400 of Tampa’s business leaders and philanthropists came together in support of the Hillsborough Education Foundation’s Teaching Tools Store. Together we were able to raise over $120,000 to support the Teaching Tools Store and thousands of students in Hillsborough County...
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Mosaic establishes scholarship fund in memory of HEF Early Board Member.

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Date: September 3, 2014
Harry Gray Gordon (“Gray”) was one of the early board members of the Hillsborough Education Foundation, joining the Board in 1991...

Hillsborough Schools Enrollment Up

By: Hillsborough County Public Schools
Source: Hillsborough County Public Schools
Date: August 19, 2014
Tampa, Fla. – (August 19, 2014) – First day enrollment in Hillsborough County Public Schools is up nearly 4,000 students this year compared to the first day of school last year.
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ConnectED August 2014 - Volume 13, Issue 6

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Source: ConnectED
Date: August 12, 2014

Teacher uses Classroom Grant to instill love of reading in her 1st grade students

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Source: ConnectED
Date: August 7, 2014
The difference the grant made to her students was not only evident in the test scores, but in their positive attitudes and increased interested in reading.
Categories: Press Room
Teacher uses Classroom Grant to instill love of reading in her 1st grade students

Welcome New Teachers

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Source: ConnectED
Date: August 5, 2014
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2014 Voter's Guide for Hillsborough County School Board Election

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Source: The Tampa Tribune
Date: August 2, 2014
The Hillsborough Education Foundation’s Voter’s Guide is a non-partisan effort to inform voters about the current pool of school board candidates and their positions on key issues facing our public school district...
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Hillsborough welcomes hundreds of new teachers

By: ERIN KOURKOUNIS
Source: The Tampa Tribune
Date: July 30, 2014
TAMPA — Martini Gibbons has spent the last three days learning about class management and ethics, how set up her classroom to minimize her steps throughout the school day, and how to join the local teachers union...
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Amscot Financial Targets $1 Million in K-12 Support with 9th Annual ‘Just a Dollar’ Campaign

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Source: Consortium of Florida Education Foundations
Date: July 29, 2014
Over the past eight years, Amscot customers and the company have combined to raise more than $879,000 for local education foundations in the counties that Amscot serves...
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Amscot Financial Targets $1 Million in K-12 Support with 9th Annual ‘Just a Dollar’ Campaign

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