Port Aransas Education Foundation/Port Aransas ISD

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Port Aransas Education Foundation/Port Aransas ISD

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • School Program

Target Audiences:

  • Elementary school students(1-5)

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

We studied the brain and how we learn. We also studied brain differences such as in dyslexia and how we learn to read, write and spell.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Other

Other Publicity Methods:

We had our class tell others about how we learn to read.


Of the Dana Foundation publications/resources distributed at your event(s), if any, please indicate the three most popular. Please choose up to three. If "other," please indicate below:

  • BAW Stickers
  • BAW Pencils and Erasers
  • The Mindboggling Workbook

Feedback & Keys to Success

How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?

Student were able to talk about how they learn and if they have dyslexia.

Please share any suggestions or lessons learned that may help others plan future events:

We needed to begin earlier and include more classes.

Did/do you like our Facebook page?


Was the information provided on Facebook useful?


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Contact Information

Contact Name:

Marilyn Cook

Contact Phone:

361 749-1200

Contact Email:


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