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6 Grants To Help Fund Educational Projects or Field Trips

By The Room 241 Team September 13, 2017

We all want to provide our students with the most engaging, memorable learning experiences, but finding the funding to execute some of our projects and activities can be a challenge—unless you know where to look. There are actually plenty of grants available that help cover the costs of supplies or field trips, as long as… Read More

8 Scholarships To Help Fund Your MEd or EdD

By The Concordia University-Portland Enrollment Team July 26, 2017

If you’re eager to advance in the field of education but lack the financial means to do so, scholarships can be a huge help. Below are a list of scholarships not affiliated with Concordia that we think prospective MEd and EdD students will find interesting. A few things to note: some of them you can apply to… Read More

Gift Your Friend a Grant Toward Their MEd or EdD

By The Concordia University-Portland Enrollment Team June 27, 2017

If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance you’re already part of our #TenThousandStrong network here at Concordia University-Portland. Perhaps you’re a current student or an alum—either way, we hope you know how thankful we are that that you chose to continue your studies with us. As a token of that appreciation, we have a really cool opportunity for… Read More

10 Resources for Teachers To Get Money for Grad School

By Concordia's Enrollment Team February 16, 2013

For classroom teachers, earning an advanced degree can be a fulfilling way to invest in yourself and your classroom. But obviously, a Master of Education comes with a price tag. That’s why it’s important to think strategically about where to get the money for grad school. Carefully pursuing the right mix of scholarships, grants, and loans… Read More

How to Get Paid for Your Summer Teaching Abroad

By The Room 241 Team February 13, 2013

This post has been updated for accuracy and relevance as of November 2017 From Europe to Asia, there are tons of opportunities to get paid teaching abroad. And although many teaching jobs abroad require a commitment of at least a year, there are resources for teachers looking to spend a short summer term in a… Read More

Apple Discounts For Teachers: What You Need To Know

By The Room 241 Team February 9, 2013

This post has been updated for accuracy and relevance as of November 2017. Do you need a new MacBook for work, but you absolutely dread thinking about the cost? What if you could get a discount for being an educator? Apple is there to help. Technology in the classroom is more important than ever. Most… Read More