As the Board of Directors President, I would like to welcome you to the CARE Foundation's first eNewsletter! Formerly known as the CUSD Foundation, the CARE Foundation (Contributing Academic Resources to Education) is excited about keeping you informed through our monthly newsletter where you'll find foundation news and events, up-to-date education information, and inspiring reports of achievement in the classrooms as well as a spotlight on our donors and supporters.
"Tea for Technology" Kicks off the CARE Foundation's Technology Initiative
The CARE Foundation will be hosting "Tea for Technology" on Saturday, April 24, 2010 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM at the St. Regis, Monarch Beach, kicking off the first district-wide technology initiative to address technology upgrades for all Capistrano Unified School District students.
Technology at the Heart of White House Education Reform Campaign
Last fall, President Obama launched the "Educate to Innovate" campaign, a nationwide effort to help reach the administration's goal of moving American students from the middle to the top of the pack in science and math achievement over the next decade. Nationwide efforts include over $260 million in public-private investments to further this goal.
Technology Incorporation Enhances Local Fine Arts Programs, Challenges Creativity
Technology in fine arts gives students an opportunity to stretch their creativity and turn projects into masterpieces with the use of digital programs.
Donor Spotlight: Rancho Mission Viejo
Having supported the CARE Foundation with annual contributions for many years, Rancho Mission Viejo is a "Visionary" inaugural donor of the CARE Foundation's Technology Initiative.