Education foundation receives record $25,000 donation

The Granbury ISD Education Foundation received a $25,000 donation from the Granville C. and Gladys H. Morton Fund of the Communities Foundation of Texas, marking the largest donation to date for the education foundation. The donation is from a charitable foundation named in honor of the founder of Morton Foods Inc. The grant will help fund a number of innovative teaching and school initiatives next school year at several campuses, including SMART Boards for a new style of teaching mathematics, a planetarium exhibit, a multiplication boot camp, iPads for cultural fluency in foreign language classes, and digital cameras for career and technical education programs.