How to Use AdoptAClassroom.org to #ClearTheList This Back to School

Teachers are paying it forward on Twitter by buying one another’s classroom wishlist items to #ClearTheList. Many have never met one another, but they share the common experience of spending their own money on their students. 96% of teachers spend their own money on classroom supplies.

Did you know that you can use AdoptAClassroom.org to quickly find teachers or schools near you? Your gift is tax-deductible, plus we ensure that every gift to a teacher or school supports students.

Here’s how to #ClearTheList with us:

  1. Go to AdoptAClassroom.org/Search to find a teacher or school to support near you.
  2. Give your tax-deductible gift online directly to your classroom or school to support students.
  3. Your teacher or principal is empowered to spend the funds on what they need, when they need it.
  4. Receive a thank you note and lists of what your gift purchased right in your inbox.

It’s that easy! Get started by searching for a teacher here.


Teachers, be sure to share your classroom page on social medi using the tag #ClearTheList this back to school. Check out our Teacher Fundraising 101 page for more tips on fundraising.