Happy AdoptAClassroom Week

It’s our first-ever AdoptAClassroom Week and we are excited to celebrate with teachers and education supporters alike. What is AdoptAClassroom Week? As teachers and students begin the year, they need our support. Unfortunately, educators are spending more out of pocket on their classrooms than ever before. We’ve seen a substantial increase in teacher out of […]

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Subaru Loves Learning Supports More Than 114,000 Students Nationwide

All children deserve an education that will help them achieve their dreams. However, students in many schools across the country lack the supplies and resources needed to succeed in the classroom. Subaru and its retailers want to help. This August, through Subaru Loves Learning, Subaru and its retailers have partnered with AdoptAClassroom.org to support schools […]

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Taye Diggs Teacher Surprise
Award-Winning Actor & Singer, Taye Diggs Joins AdoptAClassroom.org & Burlington Stores to Support Teachers & Students Nationwide

Award-winning actor and singer Taye Diggs is teaming up with Burlington Stores again to support more classrooms with AdoptAClassroom.org.  There’s Still Time –  Join Taye Diggs to Support Teachers Now through August 9th, Burlington customers are invited to donate to AdoptAClassroom.org at checkout to help support classrooms nationwide. Donations raised at Burlington’s 780+ locations across […]

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2021 Teacher Spending Survey
How much do teachers spend on supplies?

As a non-profit whose mission is to advance equity in education, AdoptAClassroom.org regularly surveys our teachers. One of the questions we ask often is how much do teachers spend on supplies for their students. Understanding classroom needs directly from teachers helps our community support where we can make the largest impact. Unfortunately, we discovered that […]

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Burlington Stores is proud to continue its tradition of supporting teachers and their students

Over the past four years, Burlington, the national discount retailer, has funded tens of thousands of teachers, putting school supplies in the hands of more than one million students. This year, they are proud to continue their tradition of supporting teachers and students. Their annual back-to-school in-store fundraising campaign that benefits AdoptAClassroom.org kicks off July […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week 2021
Teacher Appreciation Week Ideas in the Era of COVID-19

When the COVID-19 outbreak hit the U.S., teachers immediately changed their entire lesson plan to work for distance learning overnight. Teacher Appreciation Week is around the corner (May 3th – 7th, 2021), right when teachers deserve admiration more than ever before. Today is the perfect time to start thinking of Teacher Appreciation Week ideas to […]

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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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Five Teacher Appreciation Ideas That Don’t Cost a Dime
Five Teacher Appreciation Ideas That Don’t Cost a Dime

Teaching is one of the most important jobs that exists, and our nation’s PreK-12 teachers need support more than ever before. Donating to classrooms is just one great teacher appreciation idea, but we know there are lots of people who want to help who don’t have the financial means to donate. Here are five teacher […]

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Celebrate Educators This Holiday Season With the Gift of Recognition

Showing educators you appreciate their hard work is one of the best gifts they can receive. In the spirit of the holiday season, take a minute to acknowledge one of the exceptional educators in your life. Our friends at the National Life Group Foundation make it easy to do. Now through December 31, they invite […]

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