The PPG Foundation Supports STEM Education
PPG Foundation Teams Up with AdoptAClassroom.org to Advance STEM Education in High-Needs Schools

As a science and technology company, PPG is proud to invest in the next generation of scientists, creators, and engineers. PPG knows the importance of education in creating a diverse, skilled STEM workforce and sustainable communities.  PPG Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the leading paint and coating manufacturer, has awarded four STEM grants totaling $40,000 […]

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Six STEM activities for National STEM day
National STEM Day: Six STEM Activities for Teachers

November 8th is National STEM Day. National STEM Day highlights the importance of integrating science, technology, engineering, and math in the classroom. STEM learning comes with many benefits for your students, from preparing them for future careers to enhancing their critical thinking skills. During our #TeachingSTEM2021 Twitter Chat, AdoptAClassroom.org asked our community of expert educators […]

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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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Meet Our New Vendor: LEGO® Education

We’re excited to announce that LEGO® Education has teamed up with AdoptAClassroom.org as our newest vendor partner! PreK-12 educators can now use donations they receive on AdoptAClassroom.org to purchase LEGO® STEAM materials for in-person learning, distance learning, or hybrid learning. Meet Our New Friends at LEGO® Education For over 40 years LEGO® Education has provided […]

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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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2020 Truly is “The Year of Special Education”

Oregon’s 2019 Teacher of The Year, special education teacher Mercedes Muñoz, stated in a recent interview with OPB that 2020 is “The Year of Special Education.” After talking to 6th grade special education teacher Alejandro, we can see why Muñoz is hopeful about the state of special education this year. “Finally people are getting it […]

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7 STEM Lesson Plans For #TeachingSTEM2020

Careers in STEM are on the rise. To prepare their students for future jobs, teachers are constantly on the lookout for new and exciting STEM lesson plans that they can bring to their classrooms. During our recent #TeachingSTEM2020 Twitter Party, we asked educators on Twitter to share their classroom STEM activities to help generate ideas […]

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Join Our Twitter Party for STEM Teaching Tools

Are you a K-12 teacher looking for STEM teaching tools, tips, and resources to help you teach or utilize STEM in your classroom? Do you have STEM teaching tools, tips, or resources that you can share with your fellow teachers? Join AdoptAClassroom.org for our #TeachingSTEM2020 Twitter Party on Sunday, January 12th, 2020 at 7pm – […]

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$1,000 Staples STEM Grants
$1,000 STEM Classroom Grants – Powered by Staples®

AdoptAClassroom.org is partnering with Staples® to support STEM education in classrooms across the nation! Now through February 15, 2020, K-12 public, private, or charter school teachers can apply for $1,000 STEM classroom grants. We are looking for innovative teachers who want to make an investment in their students and create a big impact. Note: The […]

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