About 800 teachers attended the training, which promotes the District's goal of all children reading proficiently by 4th grade.
The designation means that graduates have learned the best strategies for teaching young children to read, including those with learning issues.
The first $20,000 donated will be matched by a supporter.
School District urges parents and guardians to register soon
The District says it will focus on teacher hiring, a principal search, and making IT upgrades.
In last meeting of school year, it also takes action on several charter matters and codifies the role of School Advisory Councils.