Unusual Times. Original Thinking. Transparency. Because Learning Can’t Stop.

The Coronavirus pandemic is challenging all of us to rethink how we live and work. For those of us in the nonprofit sector, it challenges us to rethink how we can best fulfill our mission in changed circumstances. Students are home. Schools are closed. Teachers are working remotely. Many students’ families do not have access […]

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Our Commitment to Educators During COVID-19. Because Learning Can’t Stop.

Updated 3/25/2020 Teachers and schools are doing amazing things right now to continue supporting their students during the Coronavirus pandemic.  At AdoptAClassroom.org, we are committed to providing teachers and principals with what they need to reach their students. In this unprecedented time, we have been challenged to think of new ways we can support distance […]

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Apply for a 2020 Inclusive Classroom Grant

Note: The application for the 2020 Inclusive Classroom Grant is now closed. To fundraise for your classroom or school and receive updates for our next grant opportunity, you can register on AdoptAClassroom.org. Teachers register here. School adminstrators register here. The 2020 Inclusive Classroom Grant is now open! Our Inclusive Classroom Fund addresses inequity in education […]

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How to create and fund a makerspace
How To Create and Fund a Makerspace

Educators today are preparing students to tackle the unknown challenges tomorrow. As a result, many schools have developed a Makerspace to allow students to get hands-on experiences and experiment in a variety of ways. AdoptAClassroom.org funds have helped educators create or enhance Makerspaces for their students for years in unique and impactful ways. What is […]

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$1,000 Staples STEM Grants
$1,000 STEM Classroom Grants – Powered by Staples®

AdoptAClassroom.org is partnering with Staples® to support STEM education in classrooms across the nation! Now through February 15, 2020, K-12 public, private, or charter school teachers can apply for $1,000 STEM classroom grants. We are looking for innovative teachers who want to make an investment in their students and create a big impact. Note: The […]

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Supply Survey: Tell Us What You Need

We’re working on a new project with one of our vendors to offer education bundles through AdoptAClassroom.org’s marketplace. Our goal is to make it easier for educators to order the essential items they need quickly. However, we want to make sure we’re meeting your needs! Please fill out this brief and anonymous survey with your […]

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How to Support Classrooms While Shopping or Selling Online

Cyber Monday is upon us. If you’re shopping online this holiday season, there are some simple things you can do to SUPPORT AdoptAClassroom.org AT THE SAME TIME FOR FREE! Technology truly is amazing. 1 – Amazon Smile When you shop at Amazon Smile, Amazon donates a percentage of your purchase back to charity. It’s the same […]

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Employee Engagement Drives Fundraiser for School Wildfire Relief

In 2019, Zuora partnered with AdoptAClassroom.org to support teachers impacted by the 2018 wildfires in Paradise, CA. The fundraiser was designed to inspire employee engagement and some friendly competition. The results for classrooms in Paradise were inspiring: Zuora raised more than $18,000! AdoptAClassroom.org worked with the school district to identify a school that still needed […]

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Employee Fundraising Idea: Make It Fun and Games!
Employee Fundraising Idea: Gamify Giving

A great employee fundraising idea doesn’t have to be complicated. In fact, supporting classrooms can be fun and games. Jen Frentz, Senior Marketing Coordinator of Global Tax Network (GTN), was part of a team that turned their recent fundraiser into a game show style event to support schools in need. AdoptAClassroom.org: What is GTN and […]

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