This Teacher Appreciation Week, Give Them What They Really Need

For about five minutes at the beginning of the pandemic, teachers were superheroes. As a veteran teacher of 30 years, who taught K-3 students in the Bay area, as well as the next generation of teachers at UC Berkeley, it was disheartening to watch the appreciation for teachers turn to condemnation. All too quickly, people […]

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ppg program
PPG Foundation Transforms High-Needs STEM Classrooms

As a science and technology company, PPG is proud to invest in the next generation of scientists, creators, and engineers. Last winter, PPG Foundation, the philanthropic arm of a leading paint and coating manufacturer, awarded five STEM grants to four high-needs schools in communities where they operate.  According to teachers, extra support has been essential […]

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Give A Little (or a lot), to Teachers with ACE Cash Express

Since 2014, ACE Cash Express customers and employees have raised more than $500,000 for teachers When everyone gives a little, teachers can purchase more supplies for their classrooms and students. Together we can make a big difference for teachers to help them give their students the tools they need to succeed in school. During the […]

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State of Teaching Statistics 2022

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, constant changes have impacted the teaching profession. In March 2022, two years into the pandemic, AdoptAClassroom.org surveyed teachers across the country to gather teaching statistics to better understand the current state of teaching. We surveyed 4,665 PreK-12 teachers at public, private, and charter schools nationwide. Eighty-five percent of […]

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State of Teaching Survey: $500 Giveaway

This giveaway has concluded. Visit our Teacher Funding Opportunities page to learn more about current and upcoming educator funding opportunities from AdoptAClassroom.org. The education landscape has rapidly changed since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Two years later, the state of education continues to shift. To ensure that we are responding to educators’ most pressing needs in […]

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Spring Spotlight Funds
$1,000 Supply Grants for High-Needs Classrooms

We are no longer accepting applicants for 2022 Spring Spotlight Fund grants. Thank you to all who applied. You can find a list of recipients of the $1,000 supply grants at the bottom of this page.  AdoptAClassroom.org is now accepting applications for our Spring 2022  Classroom Grants. We will be accepting applications for the COVID-19 […]

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Lessons Learned from Show Teachers Some Love
5 Key Takeaways from our Show Teachers Some Love virtual event

On February 15, 2022, AdoptAClassroom.org hosted our first ever online fundraising event, Show Teachers Some Love. Along with AdoptAClassroom.org hosts, sponsors, and educators, we were honored to feature Dr. Anton Treuer and Dr. Artika Tyner as our guest speakers.  Dr. Treuer, Professor of Ojibwe at Bemidji State University and author of many books, including “Everything […]

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Grants for Teachers
Grants for Teachers to Use on Classroom Supplies

Classroom grants can help educators accomplish large-scale learning initiatives, transform their classroom space, and mitigate their classroom spending. To help educators navigate applying for classroom funding, AdoptAClassroom.org has assembled a list of grants for teachers.  The list below contains opportunities from AdoptAClassroom.org, as well as education-oriented nonprofits and foundations. We’ve arranged the grants for teachers […]

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Show Teachers Some Love on February 15 7PM CT

Join us on February 15 7PM CT for an hour of fun, inspiration, and learning—all in support of education!

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