11/23/15 Piedmont EMC awards education grants to student projects

Piedmont EMC awards education grants to student projects

Winners are:    Alamance County    Western Middle School, Melaine Rickard, Droning On and On and On

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The Times-News 11/23/15  
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Piedmont EMC awarded more than $25,000 in Bright Ideas education grants to 23 area teachers to fund engaging classroom learning projects. More than 6,800 students at schools in Alamance, Caswell, Durham, Orange and Person counties took part.

Winning projects include a Destination Rain Forest in Caswell County and one winner in Alamance County. Since the Bright Ideas grant program began in 1994, Piedmont EMC has contributed more than $376,000 to teachers. Winners are: Alamance County Western Middle School, Melaine Rickard, Droning On and On and On