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Attainment-Browder Curriculum Fund 2021 Winners

Starting this year, Dr. Diane Browder is donating proceeds from her memoir, Ok Different, to a curriculum fund for supporting high-needs schools, and Attainment is matching the contributions. This year, we enjoyed connecting with so many incredible educators across the country by reading your inspirational stories. Thank you to everyone who applied for the fund. The eight lucky winners for 2021 have been selected and are included below!

Thai Williams
Hawthorne Elementary School
Missoula County Public Schools, Montana
Rachel Murphy
Jefferson County Public Schools, Kentucky
Core Curriculum Solution: Elementary
Rebecca Koziol
Lakeland Junior High School
Lakeland Joint School District, Idaho
Zellanye Hutchins
Leon County Schools, Florida
Core Curriculum Solution: Middle School
Samantha Smith
PS/IS 25, Port Richmond High School
NYC D75, New York
Core Curriculum Solution: High School
An Nguyen
Jones Futures Academy
Houston ISD, Texas
Janice Jackson
Transition Coach
Houston ISD, Texas
Marcia Golub
Hallandale High School
Broward County Schools, Florida
Pre-Employment Transition Solution

Here are some of the faces and places that will benefit from Diane’s generosity!

Rachel Murphy in her virtual classroom.

An Nguyen’s growing community room.

Zellanye Hutchins, one of our winners who received the Core Curriculum Solution: Middle School.

A variety of thank you cards we received from Samantha Smith’s classroom!

To learn more about this fund including how to submit an entry for consideration in 2022, please visit the Attainment-Browder Curriculum Fund page. If you have specific questions, feel free to email [email protected].