MCC – Longview
The purpose of the funding was to support the Flights of Fancy event at MCC-Longview. It is one of the largest kite festivals in the Midwest an da unique event in the KC metro area. Not funded. Lee’s Summit Arts Council.
An annual event that features a writing workshop, readings panel discussions, and autograph sessions as well as provide an area for sales of books to attendees. $1,000. Lee’s Summit Arts Council. October 2012 – June 30, 2013.
Funding of two performances of Kacico Dance’s “Little Red Riding Hood: A New Fangled Prairie Tale” to multi-generational audiences. Not funded. Missouri Arts Council.
A Pre-Algebra Curriculum Delivery Model for Recruiting and Retaining Students with Learning Disabilities
Addresses student problems with an interactive model of instruction that incorporates brain compatible learning (creating an environment which is physiologically, neurologically and psychologically conducive to learning) techniques in a learning laboratory setting supported by collaboration among instructors and a learning disabilities specialist to improve retention, successful completion and persistence among students with disabilities in Math 40. Not funded. National Science Foundation.