OOLY 2021 Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway
$300 Classroom Adoption and OOLY Prize Pack Teacher Giveaway

Teachers bring laughter and learning to their virtual and in-person classrooms, even when the COVID-19 pandemic makes things feel dark. At AdoptAClassroom.org, we want to celebrate that resilient joy, so we’ve partnered with our friends at OOLY for a teacher giveaway that will bring a smile to your face.  Be sure to do these three […]

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$1,000 Arts Fund Grant - Apply by February 10
$1,000 Arts Fund Grant – Apply by February 10

Are you a PreK-12 educator who needs flexible funding to support your arts-based curriculum? Apply for a $1,000 Arts Fund Grant. Upload a short video (2-3 minutes) to tell us what you need and why here, by February 10, 2021. Click here for tips on how to make a video, including examples from teachers like […]

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School Supply Grant for 20 High-Needs Teachers
School Supply Grant for 20 High-Needs Teachers

AdoptAClassroom.org awarded 20 high-needs teachers across the country with a $500 school supply grant. Teachers will use their grant to purchase school supplies and learning tools from the AdoptAClassroom.org Vendor Marketplace, whether they are teaching in the classroom or virtually from home. This round of grant funding will benefit nearly 500 students. In a typical […]

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Expert Teacher Grant Writing Tips

Through AdoptAClassroom.org and other websites, teachers are often asked to write grants for the classroom items they need. Former teacher and grant writing expert Bejanae Kareem of BK International Education Consultancy explains how writing grants helped her when she was teaching and gives her teacher grant writing tips. AdoptAClassroom.org (AAC): What is your background as […]

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$500 School Supply Grants for Teachers

This fall, AdoptAClassroom.org will award 20 high-needs teachers each with a $500 supply grant. These are school supply grants for teachers who teach at a high-needs K-12 public school, where 40% or more of the students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch. To apply, create or update your classroom page by September 30th, 2020 and […]

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STEM Fund Supports More Than 600 Students Nationwide
STEM Fund Supports More Than 600 Students Nationwide

24 high-needs teachers across the nation received a STEM Fund classroom grant to purchase STEM teaching materials, benefitting more than 600 students. Thank you to Staples®, STEM Fund donors, and the F.I.S.H. Foundation for supporting STEM education this year! $24,000 in STEM Fund classroom grants was awarded to teachers to ensure hundreds of students have […]

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How to Create a Classroom Page

Creating a classroom page on AdoptAClassroom.org is the first step in purchasing 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. Creating a page […]

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$1000 classroom supply donations for teachers
Highest-Need Teachers: Update Your Page to Apply for a $1,000 Classroom Adoption

This back-to-school season, AdoptAClassroom.org is awarding $100 and $1,000 Classroom Adoptions to teachers at high-needs schools. 63% of top-performing teachers cited poverty as being one of the barriers to learning that most affects their students. That’s one of the reasons why the AdoptAClassroom.org Highest-Need Fund supports educators facing the impact of poverty in the classroom […]

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How Companies Transform Classrooms
Alerus Mortgage Helps Minnesota Teachers Make the Impossible, Possible

Today public and private partnerships are more important than ever. Businesses of every size are stepping up and pitching in to ensure their communities are both safe and flourishing places for their employees and customers to work, live and raise their families. Everybody wins, it’s good for the community and it’s good for business. At […]

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