tips for student engagement
Six Tips for Increasing Student Engagement

Teachers spend a lot of their own time and money to create lesson plans and purchase resources to increase student engagement. At AdoptAClassroom.org, we provide PreK-12 teachers with flexible funding for their classrooms through crowdfunding, giveaways, and grants to help them meet their student’s needs.  We recently asked our community of expert teachers how they […]

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Ways Teachers Can Raise Classroom Funds
3 Ways Teachers Can Raise Classroom Donations on AdoptAClassroom.org!

AdoptAClassroom.org is a national nonprofit that provides classroom donations to PreK-12 teachers and schools throughout the U.S. Our nonprofit is committed to making sure teachers and students have the tools they need to make the 2021/22 school year a success.  We know that success looks different for everyone. AdoptAClassroom.org is the most flexible classroom funding […]

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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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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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New Board Member: Dale Anglin
Announcing New AdoptAClassroom.org Board Member, Dale Anglin

AdoptAClassroom.org, a national nonprofit organization that helps PreK-12 teachers and schools gain additional funding for classroom supplies to advance equity in education, has named Dale Robinson Anglin to their board of directors. Dale Robinson Anglin is the Vice President for Programs at the Cleveland Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. Prior to her position at the Cleveland […]

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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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Jenna Fischer Plays Celebrity Family Feud for Teachers

On October 13th, “Office Ladies” podcast co-hosts Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey are teaming up with their families to play Celebrity Family Feud to raise money for AdoptAClassroom.org! They’re up against actor Scott Foley and his friends and family. Jenna Fischer will be joined by her mother who’s a history teacher, and her sister who’s […]

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10 Teacher Tweets That Show The Impact of Classroom Funding

With the popularity of the #ClearTheLists movement, thousands of teacher tweets have shown just how many of our nation’s teachers and students don’t have the classroom supplies they need. Unfortunately, this problem has existed for a long time. That’s why, since 1998, AdoptAClassroom.org has worked with donors nationwide to raise $39 million for classrooms in […]

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$50 Donation Match When You Support a Classroom

*** Last Updated 12/12/19 at 8:30PM CST: We’ve reached our goal, but please keep supporting the teachers and schools you love. *** Thank you to everyone who participated. Still want to help? Search for your favorite teacher here or school here. ——— We’re well past the back-to-school season, which means supplies are running low in classrooms […]

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