Big Checks!

The WEF helped equip schools with emergency medical devices.

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Cash for your Classroom!

Apply for a 2014-15 Classroom Grant! Deadline is September 17th.

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Amazingly Talented!

Artwork submitted by James Furman to the annual Shooting Stars Visual Arts competition.

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Cash for your Classroom!

Apply for a 2014-15 Classroom Grant! Deadline is September 17th.

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Teachers are Awesome!

A WEF grant recipient caught red-handed and in the act - - - of positively impacting the life of a student.

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Cash for your Classroom!

Apply for a 2014-15 Classroom Grant! Deadline is September 17th.

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Price-Deverick Scholarships

The WEF recognizes that creative and innovative teachers want to continue their own learning to be the most effective teacher they can be. This is why the WEF provides professional development scholarships for teachers in a partnership with Blue Ridge Electric that honors former Blue Ridge Electric leaders and champions of education. (Deadline usually in February.)

2014-15 Classroom Grants

September 17th is the application deadline for this program. Grant proceeds directly impact students and most projects provide ongoing benefits for many years.

Shooting Stars!

An annual talent showcase of performing and visual artists from our schools. This year's performance will be on May 9, 2014 in the refurbished Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts.

We Need Your Help!

Join this amazing team of dedicated volunteers and make a difference in the education of "Our Children, Our Future." You can help in so many ways: serving on the board, just helping out at an event, or giving a tax-deductible gift.

The Watauga Education Foundation started in 1989 as a group of parents concerned about a lack of textbooks in classrooms. Since then the WEF has infused over $1,000,000 into Watauga County Schools.