Toyota of New Bern Technology Grant awarded through Partners In Education

Toyota of New Bern - Partners In Education
Pictured are PIE board representatives, l-r, Ervin Patrick (past president), Darlene Brown (executive director), Sherri Thomas, William Byland, Lori Worley, with Mr. McDonald presenting the check to Jerry Simmons, and PIE board members, Dr. NeShawn Dawson and Debbie Hurst.

Partners In Education (PIE) is pleased to partner with Toyota of New Bern to offer a technology grant of $3,000 to our Craven County Schools principals to create a dynamic learning environment with the goal of equipping our students with the 21st Century skills necessary for post-secondary education and/or workforce readiness.

The awarding for the 2018-19 Toyota of New Bern Tech Grant went to Jerry Simmons and Shelby Ye, New Bern High, for their grant, “Don’t Stop – Collaborate and Listen.” Thank you to Paul McDonald and the staff at Toyota of New Bern for providing the funding for this grant, and to Mr. Simmons and his staff for providing a technology rich learning environment.

Ms. Ye
Pictured is Ms. Ye receiving her check at school! ongratulations, Ms. Ye!

If you would like to learn how your organization can make a difference through Craven County Schools’ local education foundation, PIE, contact Darlene Brown, Executive Director, at 514-6321.

Submitted by: Darlene Brown, Craven County Partners In Education