Thanks to a 2017-2018 NEF grant, two second grade classes at Tawanka Elementary have been piloting the use of the Dreambox iPad app which promotes the building of individualized math skills and offers teachers valuable tools to identify areas of need.The Neshaminy Education Foundation, established in 1993, is an independent, nonprofit, community organization, developed through the Neshaminy School District Strategic Plan. The Foundation represents the Neshaminy community's pride, commitment, and enthusiasm for its schools. Volunteers working to enhance the education of Neshaminy students, comprise the Foundation board.Financial support for the Foundation is provided through Neshaminy Employee payroll deduction and through generous gifts and donations from individuals and groups as well as through fund-raising activities.
What We DoThe Neshaminy Education Foundation is designed to provide resources to our schools that are not otherwise provided within the school budget or from other sources.By using our economic resources to supplement and enrich the educational experiences of students in the District, the Foundation hopes to increase educational opportunities for all students. The Foundation hopes to increase educational opportunities for all students. The Foundation channels its resources towards strengthening our community's public schools.
Video: NEF grant funds robots at Schweitzer ElementaryStudents at Albert Schweitzer Elementary School are programming 2 robots using their iPads and participating in an international online competition (December 2016).