Trimble Website Features EAST Students
Posted on Jan 7, 2005 at 11:15 AM
The EAST students' extensive experience with Global Positioning System (GPS) and Geographic Information System (GIS) technology, ake them uniquely qualified to tackle an extensive mapping project that addressed the need for a centralized and accurate database of all landing zone locations in the area.
Star City EAST Students Receive National Award
Posted on Jan 4, 2005 at 11:06 AM
Cara, Jade, and Jordan, students participating in the EAST program at Star City High School in Arkansas, recently joined the i-SAFE mission to promote Internet safety awareness in their community. Their superb efforts have also earned them the national i-SAFE Most Valuable Mentor (MVM) Award for November 2004.
Arcata High EAST Facilitator Selected As Recipient of 2004 Teaching Award
Posted on Sep 16, 2004 at 10:19 AM
Louis Armin-Hoiland, a biology teacher and Environmental and Spatial Technology (EAST) facilitator from Arcata High School in Arcata, California, is being credited as a role model for students in how extraordinary accomplishments can be achieved by working within the system to restore value to the community.
Eureka EAST Receives Grant for Disaster Preparedness Project
Posted on Sep 10, 2004 at 10:08 AM
Eureka High School's award winning EAST program has received one of ten nationwide grants to help schools prepare for disasters. The "Youth Ready to Respond" grant, awarded by the Points of Light Foundation, is part of the Learn and Serve America Homeland Security Initiative and
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Students to Receive Governor's Award
Posted on Aug 9, 2004 at 1:40 PM
The administration of federally and state mandated historic preservation programs in California has selected the Santa Ynez Valley Union High School’s EAST Class as one of ten recipients to receive the Governor's Historic Preservation Award for 2004 for their Mission Santa Ines Aqueduct Mapping Project.
2004 New Horizons Scholarship Winners Announced
Posted on Apr 27, 2004 at 1:34 PM
The New Horizons Scholarship Council, has awarded two scholarships to two Arkansas EAST seniors. The scholarship award, up will help these students obtain an information technology bachelor’s degree at a public Arkansas college or university.
Local EAST program wins $35,100 grant
Posted on Dec 22, 2003 at 1:02 PM
EAST Classroom of the Eureka Springs High School was awarded a $35,100 grant from the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation. Eureka Springs EAST Classroom will share the grant with the EAST Classrooms of Alpena, Fayetteville and St. Joe.
EAST Initiative is Subject of NETP Study
Posted on Nov 11, 2003 at 10:20 AM
Through the National Department of Education’s Evaluating State Educational Technology Programs grant. The department will partner with Metis Associates, and the EAST Initiative to conduct the study of the EAST programs in schools nationwide.