One Class At a Time: East Peoria Community High School
Ms. Jo Moore from East Peoria Community High School wins a $1,000 One Class at a Time Grant from HOI News and CEFCU. She's a fashion teacher at the high school and will use the money to buy supplies for her class. Her students are currently re-designing old prom dresses to show off and let students borrow.
One Class At a Time: Normal West Community High School
Tony Berardi wins $1,000.00 from HOI News and CEFCU with our One Class At a Time grant. Mr. Berardi is the teacher advisor for the Freshman Mentorship Program. He plans to use this money to buy new games for the students to play when they're all together.
One Class At a Time: C.B. Smith School
Kim Moore is a 3rd grade teacher at C.B. Smith School in Pekin. She is the latest winner of the $1,000.00 One Class At a Time grant from HOI News and CEFCU. She plans to spend her money on "Splash Math", a computer program that helps kids learn math in fun and different ways.
One Class At a Time: St. Mark School
Susan Schafer is a PE teacher at St. Mark school in Peoria. She was nominated for a One Class At a Time grant by her principal, Noreen Dillon. Susan hopes to spend her $1,000.00 on heart rates sticks and yoga mats for her PE classes. Susan is a very dedicated teacher that can be found exercising right alongside her students. She says you need to teach by example.