EAST Welcomes 14 New Schools in Arkansas
Posted on May 12, 2015 at 4:32 PM
The EAST Initiative is pleased to announce 14 new schools in Arkansas that will implement the EAST program in the 2015–2016 school year.
UALR Names EAST Scholars
Posted on May 11, 2015 at 10:50 AM
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s EAST program is happy to announce the EAST Scholar Recipients for the 2015-2016 year.
The EAST Initiative is Hiring
Posted on Apr 21, 2015 at 1:43 PM
The EAST Initiative is expanding and searching for exceptional individuals to join our passionate and innovative team.
eStem EAST Student Christopher Scribner Wins Film Award
Posted on Apr 8, 2015 at 2:26 PM
The Little Rock Film Festival is proud to announce that our teen filmmaker, Christopher Scribner (17) of eStem High Public Charter School, has won a Student Television Award from NATAS Mid-America chapter. NATAS is the organization that presents the annual Emmy® Awards.
2015-16 EAST Upgrade Grant for Arkansas Schools
Posted on Apr 3, 2015 at 11:18 AM
In cooperation with the Arkansas Department of Education, the EAST Initiative is pleased to be able to offer the EAST Upgrade Grant Program to eligible Arkansas schools. This grant is a non-competitive matching grant up to $10,000, including the matching funds.
2015 EAST Beyond the Bell Grant Opportunities Available
Posted on Apr 3, 2015 at 9:10 AM
The EAST Initiative, in collaboration with the Arkansas Department of Education, is pleased to offer an EAST Beyond the Bell Grant opportunity to all EAST programs in good standing. Funding is available up to $10,000 for projects to be completed during non-school hours in the Summer and/or Fall of 2015!
EAST Conference 2016 Logo Competition entries due May 8
Posted on Mar 31, 2015 at 10:04 AM
The 2015-2016 school year marks our 20th Anniversary. In recognition of this milestone, the EAST Conference 2016 theme is "EAST XX." Logo Competition guidelines are posted on the EAST Conference website. Entries are due Friday, May 8, 2015.
Harrisburg Middle School wins Founder's Award
Posted on Mar 27, 2015 at 2:22 PM
Harrisburg Middle School in Harrisburg, Ark., was awarded the Timothy R. Stephenson Founder’s Award, presented to the EAST program that most exemplifies the EAST model of project-driven, student-led education.