- McLean 6th Grade
Metroplex Cadillac Dealers Create Technology Lab at C.C. Moss ES
On Thursday, October 3, students at Fort Worth ISD’s Christene C. Moss Elementary School will celebrate a brand-new Technology Lab created in just one day through the support of local volunteers. Metroplex Cadillac Dealers employees will transform a space within the school at C.C. Moss into a tech lab complete with new paint and décor, an interactive white board, 30 Chromebooks, and a 3D printer. Metroplex Cadillac Dealers join nonprofit partner Heart of America Foundation to design, build, and unveil this engaging place for students to learn and grow.
Heart of America worked with Moss Elementary and Fort Worth ISD to select unique design and tech elements. Metroplex Cadillac Dealers provided funding to complete the transformation which includes a gift of 178 new books for the library. Every student will also receive three new books to take home.
School officials, teachers, students, and volunteers will unveil the library makeover with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 12:30 p.m. Three weeks later, on Thursday, October 24, volunteers from Cadillac will complete another exciting tech lab makeover at Pleasant Grove Elementary School in Dallas.
What: Ribbon-Cutting at Christene C. Moss Elementary School, 4108 Eastland, Fort Worth
When: Thursday, October 3, 2019. Ribbon Cutting Celebration at 12:30 p.m.
Visuals: Volunteers will put the finishing touches on the lab starting at time. Ribbon-cutting with speaking portion will follow at 12:30 p.m. Speakers include Principal Charla Staten, Board Member Tobi Jackson, Paul Whiteside- Cadillac Regional Director. Namesake of the school, Christene C. Moss, will also be in attendance.
About Heart of America
Heart of America transforms spaces into modern learning environments so that students and communities can learn and grow. The national nonprofit creates vibrant centers of learning with state-of-the-art technology labs, school libraries, athletic facilities, makerspaces, cafeterias, and other educational spaces in under-resourced communities. Since 1997, Heart of America has transformed more than 450 educational spaces nationwide and has provided children in need with more than 4 million library and take-home books and vital technology. For more information, please visit www.heartofamerica.org.
About Metroplex Cadillac Dealers
There are eleven Cadillac dealerships in the Metroplex Local Marketing Association. They are: Britain Cadillac, Bruner Cadillac, Cadillac of Arlington, Carlisle Cadillac, Crest Cadillac, Frank Kent Cadillac, Garland Cadillac, James Wood Cadillac, Sewell Cadillac, Sewell Cadillac of Grapevine.