2015 EAST Beyond the Bell Grant Opportunities Available
Posted on Apr 3, 2015 at 9:10 AM
The EAST Initiative, in collaboration with the Arkansas Department of Education, is pleased to offer an EAST Beyond the Bell Grant opportunity to all EAST programs in good standing. Funding is available up to $10,000 for projects to be completed during non-school hours in the Summer and/or Fall of 2015!
EAST Conference 2016 Logo Competition entries due May 8
Posted on Mar 31, 2015 at 10:04 AM
The 2015-2016 school year marks our 20th Anniversary. In recognition of this milestone, the EAST Conference 2016 theme is "EAST XX." Logo Competition guidelines are posted on the EAST Conference website. Entries are due Friday, May 8, 2015.
Harrisburg Middle School wins Founder's Award
Posted on Mar 27, 2015 at 2:22 PM
Harrisburg Middle School in Harrisburg, Ark., was awarded the Timothy R. Stephenson Founder’s Award, presented to the EAST program that most exemplifies the EAST model of project-driven, student-led education.
Carman McBride named Milken Educator
Posted on Feb 27, 2015 at 12:55 PM
Carman McBride, EAST Facilitator at Don R. Roberts Elementary, has been named a 2014 - 2015 Milken Educator.
EAST Vision Building Feb 24 Cancelled
Posted on Feb 22, 2015 at 6:24 PM
The Vision Building Workshop scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 24 is being cancelled due to the latest weather issues in the state and will be rescheduled in the near future.