The One Classroom at a Time program is now in its third season! Thanks to our sponsor, MOR Furniture For Less, the One Classroom at a Time program is able to help public school teachers of Kern County.
Congratulations to Earl Warren Junior High School teacher Brenda Toland. This month's $1,000 One Classroom at a Time award will help fund her P.A.W.S. for C.P.R. program. Students will create a puppet show that discusses things like bullying, healthy choices and safety.
Congratulations to Golden Hills Elementary teacher Amy Robles. The $1,000 One Classroom at a Time award will help her backpack buddy program. Robles plans to fill new backpacks with books, puzzles and educational activities for students to take home.
Congratulations to Tompkins Elementary teacher Linda Quiroga. This month's One Classroom at a Time award will allow students to gather weather data, then compare and contrast weather conditions.
Congratulations to Vista West Continuation Program teacher Stacie Mettler. This month's One Classroom at a Time award will help students of the AIM program take a trip down memory lane by creating yearbooks. Without the award, Mettler said the students would not be able to afford the yearbooks.
Congratulations to Fremont Elementary teacher Barbara Carter. This month's One Classroom at a Time award will help her teach students about the metamorphisis of a butterfly. Carter plans to use $1,000 to take students on a field trip to The Bugseum in Shafter.
Deanne Murphy was able to buy 250 books for literature circles with her One Classroom at a Time award. Check out what the students think about them.
Eyewitness News morning anchor Leyla Santiago delivers a $1,000 check once a month to a special teacher in Kern County for their outstanding work.