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SEF Surprises Educators with $60,000 in Grants

Springfield Education Foundation surprised educators across the district with $60,000 in grants, bringing their total awards to more than $450,000 since 1994.

The foundation awards Innovative Educator Grants each fall to empower student success. More than $100,000 in grant requests were received this year, and the foundation's total was the highest ever. A total of 32 teachers received awards this year, ranging from $250 to $3,000.

To learn more about SEF, visit their website at, or visit their Facebook page for photos from the day.

<Click here to see a full list of grants>