Teacher Appreciation 2015It’s Teacher Appreciation Week

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…for teachers! This year, May 4-8th is Teacher Appreciation Week and Tuesday, May 5th is National Teacher Day. We want to say THANK YOU teachers for your tireless devotion to your students. You open your hearts and your wallets to our nation’s children each and every day. We […]

Screen Shot 2015-04-21 at 1.26.37 PMWe’re celebrating National Poetry Month, are you?

We’ll admit, at AdoptAClassroom we love poetry all year round. So we were pretty excited to find out that April is National Poetry Month. But we also remember being in school, when the only benefit of poetry was that it was shorter than the novels we had to read. There’s something about the classroom that […]

For the sake of chocolate and charity

The Chocolate 5k  is a national race created by NR Road Racing to benefit local charities. In 2014, the Chocolate 5k is touring America with 15 events that each support an individual charity. We are especially excited about the next race on Sunday, June 15 as it benefits AdoptAClassroom.org and is taking place in our new home, Minneapolis, Minn. Runners […]

Help Oklahoma City Recover From Tornado Damage

On May 20, 2013, the Oklahoma City area was hit with one of the most destructive tornadoes in history. Two schools were at the center of this devastation – Plaza Towers Elementary in Moore and Briarwood Elementary in Oklahoma City. When tragedies like this tornado strike, AdoptAClassroom.org helps those often forgotten in the aftermath – […]

Hurricane Relief for Teachers (HuRT) Program

Thousands of our friends, family and neighbors along the Atlantic coast were affected when Hurricane Sandy hit this October. They have faced devastating floods, rains and winds, resulting in billions of dollars in damage. To help the East Coast schools, teachers, and students affected by Hurricane Sandy, we’ve launched the Hurricane Relief for Teachers (HuRT) […]