Teacher built free library in her garage for her students

Jennifer Martin, an elementary school reading teacher in Texas, built a free library in the garage of her home for students who didn’t have easy access to a public library.
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Finally tonight here, America strong. Ever since this pandemic began, we have celebrated our teachers, some going to students homes, keeping theirdy answer, but bringing lessons and supplies. Tonight, the students coming to the teacher after the gift she set up if her garage. We have been celebrating the teachers here. Off we go! Some going to children's homes with lesson plans. Hello! Oh, my goodness. The air hugs. Big, big hug. And the teachers doing zooms, even when technology doesn't always cooperate. Did she leave the call? I think that's true, Ms. Westmoreland actually left the call. Can you see me? Yeah. Can you see me? And tonight, in Austin, Texas, Gilbert elementary school third grade teacher miss Jennifer martin turning her garage into a library. The closest library is 15 miles away, so, she opened her own. Children come in socially distanced. Hi, David. Miss martin giving us a tour. Welcome to miss martin's neighborhood library. Biography section, fiction, Spanish. I knew there was need there. And this amazing number tonight. With her own collection and donations, that library now has 3,000 books. Those books tonight home with Abraham, Javier, Juliana. Hi, David. And miss martin's library assistant, Julia. We needed a library around here and this is perfect. Thankful for her teacher and that library in her garage. Keep the donations coming to miss martin. We love our teachers. The ABC town hall with Joe Biden, 8:00 P.M. Eastern. Good night.

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