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In Queens, Ms. Hemans’ Young Men Need Pencils to Thrive

Vivett Hemans is an 8th grade language arts teacher at Eagle Academy for Young Men of Southeast Queens in Jamaica, NY. “There is one Eagle […]

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5 Reasons you miss your students over the summer

As much as you joke about kids driving you crazy, and as much as you fantasize about a summer outside the classroom, let’s be real. […]

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Fashion Project could add an extra dimension to your fundraising efforts

It’s that time of year again: you pass out report cards, say your goodbyes to the students, and usher in a summer of rest and […]

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AAC Teacher Tip
Teacher Tip: Update Your Photo for a Bigger Donor Impact

In our increasingly online world, photos are becoming extremely important for effective communication. This is true when it comes to your AdoptAClassroom.org page, too! Updating […]

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The Innovative Teacher: Summer (Not-Quite-A) Vacation

We’re excited to roll out a new feature on our blog: The Innovative Teacher. We are constantly in awe of the great ideas and sharing […]

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Bob’s Chalk Talk: Back to School is Coming

An AdoptAClassroom.org update from our Executive Director, Bob Thacker: Summer is right around the corner and that means Back to School will follow. Here’s a […]

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Sleeping past 6 a.m. (and 4 other end-of-the-year excitements)

Sometimes we pretend that the end of the school year is only exciting for students. But let’s just acknowledge that it’s exciting for teachers too. […]

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Teacher Humor Roundup 5/19

We spend most of our time tackling the serious issue of teachers lacking money for basic school supplies. But sometimes we think teachers need a […]

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15 times teaching was #WorthIt

During Teacher Appreciation Week, we asked teachers to share the moments that make teaching #WorthIt to them. Over 250 teachers participated, getting us a little […]

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