Volume 2021 | April
NAEA & Good Financial Sense
Editor: Dr. Amy Schlessman-Frost
NAEA Opportunities & Financial Good "Cents"
April is Financial Literacy Month. NAEA offers several ganga deals making your use of funds very cost efficient.

Did you know that membership in the National Alternative Education Association is currently free? If you are receiving this newsletter, you are probably already an NAEA member. Please feel "free" to share this with your colleagues.
Free to 2020 Conference Attendees
Your registration for the 2020 NAEA Virtual Conference includes access to the Virtual School Tours.

The Virtual School Tours are an informative resource for PD at your school. Your school's PLC can watch a school's video and discuss what innovations would work at your school or how the virtual tour illustrates NAEA's Exemplary Practices.

Student Choice High School is featured as our April Virtual School Tour. The video is available now, and the Watch Party with live Q & A is on April 22, 3 pm Pacific Time.
Meet Millie Harris, Region 6 Director
Millie Harris serves as Region 6; Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, & Texas; Director on the NAEA Board. Millie Manning Harris is a native of New Orleans, a graduate of the University of New Orleans, and has 13 years of experience working with supportive service organizations and educational institutions. 

Save the Date!

Oklahoma FAME Academy

FAME in Comanche, Oklahoma, believes failure is not an option. FAME stands for Focusing on Alternative Methods in Education.

(FAME photos above on cell phone, above & left on computer)

Rochester University publication features NAEA leader & his work as Dean for GearUp Academy.
$$ Funding Opportunity $$
The Toshiba America Foundation provides grants for teachers from grades 6 – 12 who have an idea for making science and mathematics more fun for their students. Requests for grants may be submitted throughout the year and are reviewed quarterly. Deadline Saturday, May 1, for grants more than $5,000; Tuesday, June 1, for grants up to $5,000. Visit the Foundation’s website for details about the grant programs.