Due to Covid-19, TEF has postponed the Annual Distinguished Alumni Event until sometime in the spring. Despite the delay of the event, the Temple Education Foundation hopes to celebrate the Distinguished Alums all year long. Allison Dickson, Temple High School class of 1998, has not only overcome many obstacles in her life, she has triumphed
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Temple High School Class of 1970 becomes the first class ever to endow a scholarship with the Temple Education Foundation The Temple Wildcats Class of 1970 has given an endowed scholarship to the Temple Education Foundation to celebrate their 50th Class reunion. An unprecedented amount is being given to the Temple Education Foundation and it
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On Monday, May 18, 2020 at 6:00 P.M. Temple High School hosted a virtual Awards Ceremony to announce the Class of 2020 scholarship recipients. Along with scholarships sponsored by the high school were 42 general, named, and endowed scholarships made possible through the Temple Education Foundation (TEF). TEF’s mission is “maximizing opportunities for all students
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This year TEF funded over $56,000 in Innovative Teaching Grants. TEF serves as a launching pad for teachers to try out innovative teaching ideas that otherwise might be impossible.
The Temple Education Foundation (TEF) was presented with $26,000 from the Callaway Foundation at the Temple Education Foundation’s Distinguished Alumni Event this past October. This money, along with other funds from a previous scholarship from the Callaway Foundation, will be awarded to 2020 Temple Independent School District (TISD) graduating seniors. A total of eight $5,000
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On Thursday, October 24, 2019, The Temple Education Foundation (TEF) hosted the annual Distinguished Alumni Event, honoring four individuals who have made significant contributions to the Temple community and the students and families of TISD. Honored that evening were Mr. Thomas Baird (Temple High School, class of 1971), Dr. Sonjanette Crossley (Meridith-Dunbar High School, class
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At the Excellence in Education convocation on August 14th, Temple Education Foundation awarded over $56,000 in grants to TISD staff.