CENTERVILLE Centerville Elementary School was selected as one of 110 K-12 public schools nationwide to receive the 2008 HP Technology for Teaching grant.
The grant is designed to transform and improve learning in the classroom through innovative uses of technology.
Centerville Elementary will receive an award package of HP products and a cash award for each teacher with a total value of more than $38,000.
Each of the grant recipients will use wireless technology to enhance learning in multiple disciplines with a focus on math and science.
HP is awarding 149 K-12 public schools and two- and four-year colleges and universities in the United States and Puerto Rico with more than $7 million in mobile technology, cash and professional development. Since 2004, HP has contributed $60 million in HP Technology for Teaching grants to more than 1,000 schools in 41 countries worldwide.
During the past 20 years, HP has contributed more than $1 billion in cash and equipment to schools, universities, community organizations and other nonprofit organizations around the world.
For more information about the 2008 HP Technology for Teaching program and grant recipients, go to www.hp.com/go/hpteach. More information about Centerville Elementary is available at www.davis.k12.ut.us/schools/centerville.