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.   Application […]

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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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LakiKid Inclusive Classroom Match
Special Education Classrooms Need Extra Help – LakiKid Will Double Your Impact

Now through National Special Education Day (12/2/2019), LakiKid is matching your gift to the Inclusive Classroom Fund dollar for dollar, up to $5,000. Special Education students and classrooms need extra support. The Inclusive Classroom Fund intends to make learning accessible to every student, and a crucial part of this goal is getting Special Education students […]

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Staples STEM Match
Staples® is matching your gift to help STEM classrooms

Now through National STEM Day (11/8/2019), the Staples® STEM Match is matching your gift to the STEM Fund dollar for dollar, up to $15,000. Help us raise enough to fund 1,000 STEM students across the nation! Did you know? In 1960, 1.1 million Americans worked in Science and Engineering fields, while today it’s approaching six […]

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music teacher tips for an engaging classroom
Teacher Tips for Engaging Students in Learning

Alex is a music teacher supporting three different high school choirs: Jazz Choir, Concert Choir, Varsity Choir; plus a middle school choir, and 6th grade music exploration. He also teaches a music theater appreciation class and a glee class. Overall, he has over 300 students in his relatively new music program. Like any teacher, he […]

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