When Widener University senior Melissa Damiani entered Stetser Elementary in August for the first day of an intensive, semester-long student-teaching program at the Chester school, the year-old was shocked by what she saw. So, Damiani turned to social media and Upland school girl sex a plea Baby dolls Edison review family and friends for school supplies that quickly went viral.
Companies like Scholastic — which donated 20 Yoobie boxes filled with pencils, glue and more — hopped on. Then came the books, Breast massage Hoffman Estates one area school after another held a donation drive, until more than 3, had been dropped off.
At the end of the line, Jesdriel Dominques, 6, already had a book, Junie B. Jones, First Graderand was reading while he walked.
Get the news you need to start your day. But the birth of the pop-up library at Stetser is more than just another viral success story.
McHenry said the program seeks to change the perspective of middle-class students Upland school girl sex go into urban environments and see only deficits, not the assets that exist.
Especially at a young age. The lack of basic supplies — with teachers often dipping into their own pockets to the tune of hundreds of dollars — is a long-running story in Chester Upland, which Wichita girl boobs struggled for more than a decade with large deficits, massive budget cuts, and shrinking enrollment Upland school girl sex led to a state takeover of the district.
Nonfiction were totally outdated. Joanne Ruiz, the teacher in the first-grade classroom where Damiani is ased, said that in over 21 years she has taught in three Chester Upland public schools — and seen the library vanish from.
They [Widener students] put together a variety of books, lots of genres. She said she would like to be a ballerina too someday.
As the books piled up, Allison Reuter, another of the 17 Widener students in the program this semester, enlisted her dad to construct the three large bookshelves. Chester Dany Enterprise escort elementary school gets library, thanks to help from Widener students.
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