Sept. 11, 2014
KANSAS CITY, Missouri — Teachers at Garfield Elementary, and from around the Kansas City area, got a pleasant surprise this week.
Google announced they are fully funding the classroom requests of every Greater Kansas City area teacher on the education crowdfunding site DonorsChoose.org. With Google’s $194,370 donation, 152 Kansas City area teachers will be able to purchase materials ranging from paper, pencils, books, laptops, musical instruments and microscopes for their 13,842 students.
The projects being funded at Garfield Elementary include:
-First grade teacher Gina Boltz requested materials for science centers to help get her students excited about science, technology,