Stephen Colbert

Harford still opposes crowdfunding sites for school donations

Harford still opposes crowdfunding sites for school donations

Raising money through online crowdfunding sites is an ideal way for teachers to find the funds to purchase classroom materials and should be restored, the head of the Harford County teachers' union says, but the schools superintendent disagrees.

"That is not necessarily the fault of the system, but there's no way to fill all the holes and this, if properly restricted, guided, governed, is one of those ways you can fill the holes," Ryan Burbey, president of the Harford County Education Association, said during a presentation to the school board earlier this week.

Burbey gave a presentation on two crowdfunding sites —

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