Tag: Pasadena Educational Foundation

PEF’s Teacher Grant Program and Other Initiatives Support PUSD
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PEF’s Teacher Grant Program and Other Initiatives Support PUSD

By May S. Ruiz Nine months into the coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19 continues to challenge school systems, teachers, and students. Distance learning, while it’s better than not having any kind of learning at all, isn’t effectively reaching all students. Fortunately for students in the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD), administrators reacted quickly following the lockdown restrictions….

Pasadena Educational Foundation Launches at Home Edition of Summer Enrichment Program
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Pasadena Educational Foundation Launches at Home Edition of Summer Enrichment Program

In its 17th year of offering summer learning opportunities, the Pasadena Educational Foundation (PEF) launched the PEF Summer Enrichment Program | At Home Edition with a new format to reach students at home at PEFSummer.org The At Home Edition is offered online this year for students PreK-12th grade, and includes hands-on video lessons from some of the most popular classes, summer learning tips,…

Pasadena Educational Foundation Receives Endowment of $500,000
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Pasadena Educational Foundation Receives Endowment of $500,000

The Pasadena Educational Foundation (PEF) received a $500,000 endowment gift from Keith and Margaret Russell to support PEF’s work supporting the students, teachers, and schools of the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD). This gift is the largest endowment gift in PEF’s history and will be given out over a 10-year period. “We have always been…

Pasadena Unified Has a Passion for the Arts
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Pasadena Unified Has a Passion for the Arts

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Arts Education Office connects Pasadena’s passion for the visual and performing arts to the classrooms of the PUSD. Through compelling, standards-based arts instruction in visual arts, music, dance and drama, pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students develop the four “Cs” — communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity — through the…

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