Adopt A Classroom to Get Learning Back on Track

At the start of the pandemic, education changed overnight. Teachers and students struggled to keep up with learning goals. As a result, PreK-12 students across the U.S. will start the 2021/2022 school year behind in their learning from the first day of school. To help students start the school year off strong, join us to […]

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Best Year Ever Giveaway
Gear Up for the Best Year Ever

Students nationwide are headed back to school this fall, many for the first time in more than a year. Best Year Ever is bringing some fun, creativity, and support to classrooms nationwide by partnering with AdoptAClassroom.org! Best Year Ever is a new line of playfully-designed school supplies that will make you smile. School supplies are […]

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Flash Fund Event: Ibotta’s Back to School Free-for-All Campaign Surprises 400 Classrooms Across the Country

Since March 2020, teachers and their students have been adapting to new ways of teaching and learning. To set them up for success as they head back to school, our friends at Ibotta are donating more than $100,000 to AdoptAClassroom.org to support classrooms across the U.S. Ibotta, the cash back rewards platform, kicks off their […]

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Announcing New AdoptAClassroom.org Board Member, Jeff Gray

AdoptAClassroom.org, a national nonprofit organization based in Minneapolis that helps PreK-12 teachers and schools gain additional funding for classroom supplies to advance equity in education, has named Jeff Gray to their board of directors.  Jeff Gray is an assurance partner in PwC’s financial services practice. Jeff has 28 years of experience serving a variety of […]

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How to Create a Classroom Page

Creating a classroom page on AdoptAClassroom.org is the first step in receiving the resources you need most for your classroom. Think of your AdoptAClassroom.org classroom page as the primary method of sharing your classroom’s unique story. This page can be searched by donors on AdoptAClassroom.org, and even shared directly within your communities. Please Note: You […]

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StuDocu Energizes STEM Education

As students are re-entering the classroom after learning remotely this past year, they will not be able to share classroom supplies due to COVID-19 restrictions. For subject areas such as  STEM, this puts important classroom materials and tools in short supply.  EdTech scale-up StuDocu is partnering with AdoptAClassroom.org to support STEM educators and make sure […]

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Our Technology is Essential
Nonprofit Technology is Essential to Our Work

When AdoptAClassroom.org Executive Director Ann Pifer joined the organization in 2013, we were still using the same nonprofit technology for our website and related business systems that we had used since the organization went online in 2001. As one of the first crowdfunding platforms on the internet, AdoptAClassroom.org was a pioneering website that connected donors […]

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AdoptAClassroom.org Now Supports Head Start Teachers

We are excited to announce that Head Starts and Head Start teachers are eligible to participate in AdoptAClassroom.org! According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Administration for Children and Families, there are about 1,600 agencies in local communities throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico that provide Head Start services. What are […]

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Educator Spending Survey: $500 Giveaway

As we look ahead to the 2021-2022 school year, we want our educators to tell us how things have gone this past year. Tell us about  your out-of-pocket spending on school supplies and what you anticipate as the upcoming challenges this year. We want to hear from you. Please take a moment to fill out […]

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