If you’d rather camp outside than stay in a soulless
A Florida elementary school is offering reading material, rather than sweets, to students who frequent the vending machine.
“It’s been a success,” said Diane Dwyer, principal at Umatilla Elementary in Umatilla, Florida. “It has created excitement and joy around reading and anything that encourages reading is a win in our book.”
Dwyer told “Good Morning America” that the idea behind the book-filled vending machine was that of Susan Caldwell’s — the school media specialist.