Instrumental in my growth

It is a great pleasure to have this opportunity to represent the Parsons Blewett Traditional Scholarship. Parsons Blewett was instrumental in my growth, not only as an educator but also as a person.  Through Parsons Blewett, I was able to complete my graduate school studies …

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Thank You, Parsons Blewett.

Parsons Blewett has afforded me the opportunity to earn my physical education teaching certificate and has assisted me in achieving my masters’ degree in education. I would not have been able to accomplish my goals without the support of the Parsons Blewett Memorial Fund. With …

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SLPS New Teacher Fair

The staff of Parsons Blewett welcomed nearly 200 attendees at the New Teacher Fair held at Vashon High School. Teachers were enlightened about the great program offerings through the Fund.  

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Countless support & dedication

Parsons Blewett has deeply lessened the financial strain of graduate schooling. Through the use of Parsons Blewett funding I was able to successfully complete my Masters of Arts in Education, Education Specialist Degree, and Doctorate of Education! The application process was seamlessly efficient and the …

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Continually improve to benefit SLPS students

As a fourth year teacher in the SLPS district, I have been very fortunate to have great mentors, colleagues, administrators, as well as opportunities for professional development. An integral part of my development has come from the benevolence of Parsons Blewett. I was able to …

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Investing In People

When people ask me about the benefits of using the Parsons Blewett Memorial Fund, I explain that the funding allows SLPS to make long term investments in people, for the benefit of children. After one year of teaching, a new teacher can further their education …