close gets some great press in St. Louis

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch ran a fantastic story featuring’s expansion into the Gateway City.   The article highlights three teachers who have had terrific success using, acquiring chemistry lab equipment, books, and a document camera for their classrooms.  This year, St. Louis teachers have already submitted more projects than they did during the entire 2007-2008 school year.  The story also highlights the terrific involvement of Maxine Clark, CEO of Build-A-Bear Workshop, and her generous donations to local classrooms.
Anna McNulty, a teacher at Sumner High School, described her experience with fittingly in the article:
“You don’t have to be limited to teaching what you have,” McNulty said. “It lets you dream.”
We are very excited to be having a larger impact in St. Louis, and we know that this terrific story will help spread the word to teachers and donors throughout Greater St. Louis.


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