When Everyone Gives a Little It Adds Up
Give A Little to Teachers with ACE Cash Express

When everyone gives just a little, together we can make a big difference for students in need. That’s why during the month of  May, select ACE Cash Express locations will be participating in ACE’s annual Give A Little Campaign, in support of AdoptAClassroom.org and our K-12 teachers. With the support of their employees and customers, […]

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Happy Women's History Month
Women Leaders Reflect on the Value of Education and Mentorship

AdoptAClassroom.org is proud to celebrate our women leaders and the women who inspired them. According to NCES, 76% of teachers in the US are women. As a women-led organization, we work to empower women as educators and experts in their field. We asked Executive Director Ann Pifer, Board Chair Jen Swanson, and Executive Vice President […]

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Celebrating the Wonder of Science with Emily Calandrelli + Wonder Bread

Emily Calandrelli is teaming up with Wonder Bread and AdoptAClassroom.org to bring exciting science experiments to classrooms and kitchens nationwide. Emily is the host of the hit educational Netflix series Emily’s Wonder Lab, an MIT engineer, and scientist who is passionate about making science accessible to kids of all ages. Are you looking for activities […]

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The Best Teacher Gift This Holiday Season

This year, teachers are working harder than ever before. You may be wondering what is the best teacher gift you can give? As a supporter of teachers, you are aware that COVID-19 has made 2020 a difficult year in the classroom. What you might not know as we approach 2021 is that many teachers still […]

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About Our Vendor: Scholastic

As a long-term vendor partner of AdoptAClassroom.org, Scholastic has provided children’s books to students across the nation. They recently updated how teachers can find their products on the AdoptAClassroom.org marketplace. We thought it was a great opportunity to check in about how Scholastic can help young readers with distance learning or in the classroom. AdoptAClassroom.org: […]

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Expert Teacher Grant Writing Tips

Through AdoptAClassroom.org and other websites, teachers are often asked to write grants for the classroom items they need. Former teacher and grant writing expert Bejanae Kareem of BK International Education Consultancy explains how writing grants helped her when she was teaching and gives her teacher grant writing tips. AdoptAClassroom.org (AAC): What is your background as […]

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Teacher Wishlist: How To Get Started

If you have a long teacher wishlist of items for your classroom, you’re in luck. AdoptAClassroom.org makes it easy to quickly ask for the school supplies you and your students need. Why Should You Create Your Teacher Wishlist on AdoptAClassroom.org? It’s fast and easy. Set up your classroom page in less than 10 minutes. Once […]

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Heartland Financial USA, Inc. Donates More Than $260,000 in Support of High-Needs Schools

A much-needed and meaningful gift on World Teachers’ Day.  This is a particularly challenging year for our K-12 schools, teachers, students, and their families. Schools continue to wrestle with how best to conduct school while maintaining a safe and healthy environment. Whether learning is taking place in the classroom or remotely from home, the burden […]

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Apply for Diverse Books from Lee & Low Books

If you’re in need of new and diverse books for your students this fall, read on! We are partnering with Lee & Low Books to provide $250 in diverse books as part of our Racial Equity in Schools Fund. Bonus: Each book also includes an online teacher guide to make the most of sharing it […]

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