Teaching has been immensely challenging over the last few years. Teachers have had to facilitate learning in the face of traumatic events happening in their communities and worldwide. While it’s important to address these events in the classroom, it can be hard to sort through trauma-informed teaching practices to find the right way to speak […]
The television show “Abbott Elementary” raised a buzz among teachers for its realistic depictions of an elementary school. Set in Philadelphia, “Abbott Elementary” is a workplace comedy that features a group of teachers as the hardworking, funny and flawed professionals that they are. AdoptAClassroom.org is a national nonprofit that’s been supporting teachers like those portrayed […]
This month, Lenovo kicks off the Lenovo Teacher Giveaway, a 13-month sweepstakes with AdoptAClassroom.org. The global personal technology company is one of our newest vendor partners. Each month for 12 months (now through August 2021), the public is invited to nominate PreK-12 teachers for the chance to win a $1,000 grant on AdoptAClassroom.org to purchase […]
We have always asked a lot from our nation’s K-12 teachers. Now, during these highly unusual times, the demands on our educators have grown even greater. AdoptAClassrsoom.org would like to help. This Thursday, we want to bring together our educator community for a Twitter idea exchange on distance learning. Our intent is to provide a […]
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 […]
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.
Thank you for supporting education with us this school year! Together, we’ve helped more than 8,400 classrooms so students in need across the country have access to the supplies they deserve.
*** 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, […]