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Thank you! You’re awesome!

There are now 14 Florida classrooms and about 1,831 students who are going to have extra help when it comes to science education because of our team effort. Our 4th annual fundraising campaign through Donors Choose raised a total of $2,943. … Continue reading

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Let’s start off the school year right!

My room is all set up and ready for about 160 high school freshmen (over the course of 6 class periods) to get excited about environmental science starting Monday. I was in my room all day Saturday putting on the … Continue reading

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4th Annual science education fundraiser LAUNCH!

Florida Teachers Need Your Help Supporting Science Education The best way to learn about science is to actually do science. But giving students that opportunity for hands-on exploration takes money. Teachers are constantly dipping into their own pockets to supply … Continue reading

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3rd Annual science education fundraiser LAUNCH!

3rd Annual science education fundraiser LAUNCH! Friday, October 1, 2010 Florida Citizens for Science News Release Contact: Brandon Haught; bhaught@flascience.org —————————————— FLORIDA SCIENCE EDUCATION NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT Oct. 1, 2010 — Education budget woes felt throughout the state are preventing … Continue reading

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Yup, we helped!

Remember our 2nd annual fundraising project hosted here back in September? We raised $1,775 and helped 13 classrooms buy needed science education supplies. I want to share with you thank you letters from the teachers and the cool photos of … Continue reading

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Second annual fundraising wrap up

We’re all done, folks! This year we gave a total of $1,775 to 13 classrooms across Florida for science education learning tools. (Last year we gave $1,507 to seven schools.) Here are the schools we helped this time and the … Continue reading

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2nd Annual science education fundraiser LAUNCH!

Florida Citizens for Science News Release Contact: Brandon Haught; bhaught@flascience.org —————————————— FLORIDA SCIENCE EDUCATION NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT Aug. 7, 2009 — Education budget woes felt throughout the state are preventing many teachers from obtaining necessary science equipment, thus crippling them … Continue reading

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You are so welcome!

Students at Quail Hollow Elementary school sent Florida Citizens for Science a stack of thank you notes and pictures to show their appreciation for the microscopes we got them during our successful fundraising campaign back in August. Here’s a sampling: … Continue reading

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