Highlighting COEHS Faculty Externally Funded Urban Initiatives

Jacksonville Teacher Residency Grant Activity


  • Jacksonville Teacher Residency Program. Jacksonville Quality Education for All Initiative and Duval County Public Schools. UNF College of Education and Human Services. Funded April 2014. $2,598,521.
  • Jacksonville Teacher Residency AmeriCorps Program for Improved STEM Education. Corporation for National and Community Service, AmeriCorps State and National Funding. Principal Investigator with Dr. Wanda Lastrapes. Funded August 2015. $516,978.
  • National Center for Teacher Residencies Network Partner Sub-grantee. Gates Transformation Center Initiative. Principal Investigator with Dr. Christine White and Dr. Wanda Lastrapes. Funded November 2015. $90,675.

 

 

Urban Oriented Grants

 

Project: GEAR UP 4

Grantee: U.S. Department of Education  

Co-PIs: Carolyn Stone & Chris Janson (in partnership with Duval County Public Schools)

Award Amount: $786,714.

Award Years: 2008-2014

 

Project: FloridaLearns STEM Scholars

Grantee: North East Florida Educational Consortium

Co-PIs: Faiz Al-Rubaee, & Brian Zoellner (in affiliation with the Northeast Florida

Science, Technology and Mathematics Center for Education)

Award Amount: $36,044.

Award Years: 2013, 2014

 

Project: Influencing Sense of Belonging for First-Generation College Students: Development and Implementation of a Group Informed by Q Methodology

Grantee: UNF COEHS Dean’s Education Advisory Council Faculty Initiatives Grant

Co-PIs: Sophie Maxis, Natalie Indelicato, Chris Janson

Award Amount: $5,000

Award Years: 2014

 

Project: Supporting Young Mothers in the Foster Care System

Grantee: Childress Foundation – Children’s Home Society

Co-PIs: Judy Rodriguez, Chris Janson

Award Amount: $50,000

Award Years: 2013, 2014

 

Project: Jacksonville teacher residency program for improved STEM education

Grantee: Volunteer Florida/AmeriCorps

PI: Wanda Lastrapes

Award Amount: $822,042.

Award Years: 2016, 2017

 

Project: Jacksonville Teacher Residency Noyce Program to Prepare Math and Science Secondary Educators for High-need Urban Schools

Grantee: National Science Foundation

Co-PIs: Wanda Lastrapes, KoSze Lee, & Brian Zoellner

Award Amount: $503,220

Award Years: 2017

 

Project: Collegiate Achievement Mentoring Program (C.A.M.P. Osprey)

Grantee: The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida 

PI: Matthew Ohlson

Award Amount: $9,750

Award Years: 2017

 

Project: ESOL Career Ladder for Student Success

Grantee: U.S. Department of Education

PI: Otilia Salmon

Award Amount: $420,865

Award Years: 2017-2020

 

 

Urban Oriented Commissioned Work

 

Project: Pitt County Family Wisdom Exchange 

Funder: East Carolina University

PI: Center for Urban Education and Policy

Award Amount: $8,500

Award Year: 2017

 

Project: Book Club White Paper 

Funder: Jacksonville Children’s Commission

PI: Center for Urban Education and Policy

Award Amount: $8,880

Award Year: 2015

 

Project: Health Disparities Research 

Funder: New Town Success Zone 

PI: Center for Urban Education and Policy

Award Amount: $15,500

Award Year: 2015