Bright Ideas 2017 Winners - Carolina Country
December 2017

Students from Mr. Gore and Ms. Tyler’s classes at Guideway Elementary were excited to learn about their teachers’ Bright Ideas grants from Brunswick Electric.

Congratulations to BEMC’s 2017 Bright Ideas grant recipients! This year, a total of $33,204 was distributed to 26 teachers for special projects in Brunswick and Columbus county schools.

Since 1994, the Bright Ideas program has given almost $11 million to teachers across the state for special projects that may not have been funded otherwise.

Debby Johnson Bolivia Elementary The Bear Paw Store 
Elizabeth Schmidt Bolivia Elementary Focusing on Leadership Through a Lens
Elizabeth Jones Brunswick County Academy Robotics
Kathrine Weeks Brunswick County ECHS Pen Pals Design Challenge
Kayla Canipe Cerro Gordo Elementary Open My World Through Technology
Janell Barnhill Chadbourn Elementary Reaching for the STARS
Fred Mason Jr. Columbus Career & College Academy Technology for Brickology
Kalee Hill Edgewood Elementary Best Selling Bilingual Books
Erica Jackson Evergreen Elementary I Learn with iPads
Angela Tyler Guideway Elementary Creating and Playing while Learning Science
Rod Gore Guideway Elementary Renewable Resources
Veronica Graham Hallsboro/Artesia Elementary Science in Action
Ashley Cartrette Hallsboro/Artesia Elementary Building Better Readers
Amy Hobbs Leland Middle Microscopy
Carla Stewart Nakina Middle Financial Literacy, What's In Your Wallet?
Georganna Council Old Dock Elementary Project Pro-ject
Stacie Mann Shallotte Middle Can You Hear Me Now?
Daniel Corbett South Brunswick High JROTC First Aid Training
Claire Herrington Southport Elementary Tower Gardens
Miranda Lombardi Supply Elementary Building Strong Readers
Jessica Levasa Supply Elementary Readers Gonna Read
Jeffrey Brown Tabor City Elementary From Farm to Table: A Recipe for Good Health
Polly Westfall  Union Elementary 4th Graders Learning Economic Principles
Katie Watson Virginia Williamson Elementary Positive Behavior Support
Dawn Strickland Whiteville High Heroes and History
Charity Worley Williams Township Elementary Aggies Digging for Nature

You can get more information about Bright Ideas Educational Grants available through Brunswick EMC on our site.

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