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Teaching Innovation & Excellence

Program Description

Supporting Innovation & Excellence in Teaching Teachers and students benefit from teacher grant program In Richmond Public Schools, there are innovative teachers striving to inspire students and give them the skills they need to be successful in college, career and beyond! But they can’t do it alone. Each year RPS Education Foundation provides teachers with the opportunity to gather much needed resources to improve their own skills, purchase supplies to create innovative learning spaces, and improve the overall learning experience of their students through the Teaching Innovation & Excellence (TIE) Grants. This year, 134 teachers applied and 48 teachers were awarded thanks to the generous support of our donors!

Primary Population Served

K-12 (5-19 years)