Collaborating Grants - Maximizing Efforts

Presentation Category: 
Secondary-Postsecondary Connection
Presentation Description: 
Symbiotic relationships blossom when grant coordinators collaborate on activities to maximize efforts, resources, and outcomes. This workshop highlights a model utilizing an effective team approach to stretch dollars, expand objectives, and eliminate duplication. Three college CTE grant coordinators define their individual missions and find ways to support each other by applying each other’s strengths, building relationships, and becoming a synergetic support system for each other, the college and the community.
Presentation Style
Lecture Style: 
Interactive Style: 
Lead Presenter
Lead Presenter Name: 
Stephanie Robb
Articulation / Tech Prep Coordinator
Additional Presenter 1
Additional Presenter 1: 
Marna Lombardi
Community Collaborative Grant Coordinator
Allan Hancock College
Additional Presenter 2
Additional Presenter 2: 
LeeAnne DelRio
Regional Tech Prep Grant Coordinator
Allan Hancock College

Funding Opportunities

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act provides funding to states to replace cuts to K-12 and higher education for several purposes including teacher professional development for making progress toward rigorous college and career-ready standards.

Information links for funding professional development:

Using Recovery Funds to Drive School Reform and Improvement

AARA Title I Part A Funds

Implementing the Recovery Act

Implementation Ideas from the Field

Perkins Funding

The CCPC conference includes professional development topics for faculty, counselors, and administrators that meet requirements of the 2006 Perkins Act (Sections 122, 124, 134, and 135).

Information links for funding professional development:

Perkins IV (2006) Legislation

Perkins IV (2006) Policy Guidance