Teacher who incited to panhandling for propagandize reserve now assisting other educators
October 30, 2017 - School Supplies
TULSA, Okla. – As one Oklahoma teacher’s pull to get income for propagandize reserve widespread opposite a nation, donations started pouring in.
Teresa Danks is a third class clergyman for Tulsa Public Schools.
As a outcome of bill cuts over a past few years, Danks says that she now spends between $2,000 to $3,000 of her possess money to squeeze reserve for her students.
“It all adds adult week after week, and month after month,” she said. “So it’s a outrageous need.”
Danks incited to panhandling to lift income to squeeze propagandize reserve for her classroom.
She stood on a travel dilemma nearby 193rd East Ave. and I-44 with a pointer that read, “Teacher needs propagandize supplies! Anything helps. Thank you.”
After her story widespread opposite a country, thousands of dollars value of donations poured in.
Danks motionless to emanate a ‘Begging for Education’ fund to assistance other Oklahoma teachers who are also spending thousands out of their possess slot to assistance their students.
“I’m perplexing to give income from one clergyman to a next,” Danks told FOX 23.
Last week, Danks presented 20 Oklahoma teachers with $300 present cards
“It’s smashing since we don’t have to bill my personal bill to figure out what we can spend out of it to recompense for a things we need for my room,” Ella Niece, a clergyman during Foyil Elementary School, said.
Danks says she has also donated some of a supports to Grimes Elementary in Tulsa and Albion Public Schools.