The Slice – Spring 2018

May 24, 2018

[responsive][/responsive] This year’s campaign represents a tremendous effort, involving 137 volunteers, thousands of volunteer hours, and over 4,000 donors—truly a community endeavor. As a result, PiE was able to give…

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The Slice – Fall 2017

December 14, 2017

[responsive][/responsive] PiE is such an integral part of our schools, that it is hard to imagine them without it. Yet many PiE-funded programs that are a core part of a…

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The Slice – Spring 2017

May 19, 2017

[responsive][/responsive] A Well-Rounded Education In interviews, Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Pulitzer- and Tony Award-winning creator of Hamilton: An American Musical, often says, “Art saved my life.” Miranda is an ardent supporter of funding for…

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The Slice – Winter 2017

February 13, 2017

[responsive][/responsive] PiE Teacher Grants – Seeding Innovation in the Classroom Many Silicon Valley success stories were started with a small investment, but did you know that several PAUSD innovations have…

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The Slice – Winter 2016

March 9, 2016

[responsive][/responsive] SEL Skills Play an Important Role in Learning Educators around the country now realize that the emotional and social well-being of students is critical for their ability to learn…

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The Slice – Spring 2015

May 18, 2015

[responsive][/responsive] Thank You Thank you. Two simple words that sum up our strong feeling of gratitude at this time of year. Thank you to all the amazing PiE donors—over 4,500…

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The Slice – Fall 2014

October 30, 2014

[responsive][/responsive] Caring Adults Matter When it comes to education, it’s the people that matter more than the building or the materials. That’s why donations to PiE are used primarily to…

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The Slice – May 2014

May 15, 2014

[responsive][/responsive] The People Who Bring PiE Alive PAUSD families hear it at every Back to School Night: The PTA pays for stuff, while PiE pays for staff. But these words…

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