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Teacher Grant Winners 2018



Novozymes  partnered with the United Way and together, we were able to keep our teachers grant program at an incredible $28,000 for 2018 for teacher and biology grants!!  Congratulations to our winners!  What Incredible Ideas and Innovations our teachers have for this year's projects for our students!  Franklin County should be proud.



Team Members 

School Name

Project Name

Jessica Parker


Bunn Elementary

Beach Biology

Lauren Lee

Danielle Alford   Amanda Miller     Renee Adams   Whitney Wall

Bunn Elementary School

Skeletons Aren’t Just For Halloween Anymore!  They Can Teach Students About So Much More!

Lisa Barham

Lisa Barham, Haley Cobb, Gretchen Gustafson, Laura Hamilton, Bridget Lewis, Tiffany Perry

Bunn Elementary School

Solids vs. Liquids

Kathryn Tharrington


Bunn Elementary School

Full STEAM Ahead!

Joan Stone


Bunn High School

Exploring with Destiny Bus

Ryan Berglund


Bunn High School

Miller Classic; Welding Helmets

Christy Tharrington


Bunn Middle School

Walk a Mile in Someone's Shoes

Valerie Hawthorne


Cedar Creek Middle School

Annotating in Living Color

Donna Jones

Katelyn Dwyer, Angela McCracken

Edward Best Elementary

Tutti Fruitti DNA Detectives

Donna Jones


Edward Best Elementary

Minecraft Master Decoders Club

Sanjana Sharma

Kerissa Armstead

Franklin County Early college

Instruction through American Modeling Teachers Association

Tiffany Hunter


Franklinton Elementary

"Beyond.. What You See!"

Joshua Igims

Amanda Beirne

Franklinton High School

Using the Force by Mastering Physics

Tommy Kemp


Franklinton High School

Turning Students on to Woodturning

Barbara Howell, Kim Parks

Tara Southerland, Kim Parks, Barbara Howell

Franklinton High School

The Peace Room

Jennifer Burnette

Lynna Paez

Franklinton High School

Chairs for Change

Leslie Keenan


Franklinton Middle School

FMS Recycles!

David Hooper

David Hooper

Franklinton Middle School

Math Beyond the Classroom

Tasha Hatten


Franklinton Middle School Drama Department

LEGO Solutions to Scenic Design and Construction

Amy Tharrington


Laurel Mill Elementary

Fun in First with STEM Bins

Nicole Marshall


Laurel Mill Elementary

Mrs. Marshall's Must-Haves for Math

Ashley Saleeby


Laurel Mill Elementary School

Full STEAM ahead in 1st grade!

Susan Alford


Laurel Mill Elementary School

Reading Brings Life More Life

Susette McConnell

Logan Sutton

Long Mill ELementary

Me and My Amazing Body

Melissa Ragone


Long Mill Elementary

Ukuleles in the Classroom

Becky Frisbie


Louisburg High School

Book are not Dead

Steven Gupton

Willyetta Mitchell

Louisburg High School

Second Opinion

Willyetta Mitchell, PhD

Gaiselle Cambra,  Michael Shelton, Stephen Carpenter, Sylvia Allen

Louisburg High School STEM Academy

STEM Breakout

Michael Tinkham


Royal Elementary School

Uke can do it!  Bringing Ukulele Into Music and Reading

Catina Jordan


Terrell Lane Middle

Environmental Challenges - What's Up With the Water!

Jason Crawford


Terrell Lane Middle School

Hit Attack Spike

Timothy Osso


Terrell Lane Middle School

TLMS Weather Center