*** Last Updated 8/11/20 at 8:25PM CST: 0 matching donations remain. *** 2020 created new challenges for educators in the spring, and the back-to-school season is looking to be just as difficult. Our 2020 Teacher Spending Survey revealed that teacher spending is on the rise again. Teachers are spending an average of $745 during the […]
Our friends at VTech and LeapFrog® have always supported parents and teachers with the resources they need to keep kids busy and learning while at home. Now they launched the #LearnThroughThis campaign, to provide free online educational activities, expert advice, and more, so learning doesn’t stop. As part of the initiative, VTech is donating to […]
*** 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 […]
This #GivingTuesday, help us end 2019 strong so we can help even more teachers in 2020. A generous donor is matching #GivingTuesday gifts on 12/3/19 to our Annual Fund, so act fast!* And, if you give over $150, we’ll send you your very own giant AdoptAClassroom.org pencil. This is a great gift if you’re making […]
Now through National STEM Day (11/8/2019), the Staples® STEM Match is matching your gift to the STEM Fund dollar for dollar, up to $15,000. Help us raise enough to fund 1,000 STEM students across the nation! Did you know? In 1960, 1.1 million Americans worked in Science and Engineering fields, while today it’s approaching six […]
Alex Ferderer is the director of a new choral music program at Open World Learning (OWL) Community, a grade 6-12 school in St. Paul, MN. As music programs across the nation are being cut or disappearing completely, St. Paul Public Schools saw the value in creating a completely new program for their students. The program […]
If classroom funding isn’t there, teachers find ways to fill the gap. They’re doing more with less and it’s coming out of their own pockets. We asked teachers across the nation to share the emotional and financial impact of funding legislation in their classrooms and lives.
*** The Donation Match Has Ended: $0 in matching funds remain.*** Thank you to everyone who made a gift to a classroom this Teacher Appreciation Week. If you made a gift, you will receive a donation match confirmation email later this week. Still want to help? Find and support a teacher here. This Teacher Appreciation Week, […]