Teacher Raises Test Scores with Fun Books and Apple Cider

How did teacher Mairead Beane see her 10th graders progress their reading levels by two years? She gave them a comfortable space to read books they enjoyed. Mairead Beane taught 10th and 11th grade Literature at Minneapolis College Preparatory School, where many of her students would be the first in their families to attend college. Though […]

Give to Your Favorite Classroom on #GivingTuesday and We’ll Match It!

We’re getting in the holiday spirit! At AdoptAClassroom.org that means giving to classrooms in need. Our goal is to adopt 100 classrooms on Giving Tuesday. To make it even better for your favorite teacher, the first 100 donors on Giving Tuesday (December 1st) will have their donation matched up to $50 sponsored by Lane Bryant. GIVE NOW > […]

657,881 thanked. 60 grants awarded.

In December, 2013, Farmers Insurance launched an initiative to thank one million teachers for their service and dedication. To date, 657,881 teachers have been thanked by former students, current students and others who have been impacted by a teacher. A Today, Farmers announced the next round of $2,500 grant winners. Winning teachers received these grants by 1) […]

Give with Amazon

Did you know that when you shop at AmazonSmile a portion of your purchase can support AdoptAClassroom.org? What is AmazonSmile? (as told by AmazonSmile) AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find […]

Share Your Story with Post-it

  This Fall, we’re partnering with Post-It to raise $25,000 for AdoptAClassroom.org! The simple act of leaving a note for our loved ones can make a world of difference. Share how you’ve helped make someone’s day with a Post-it Note and for every story shared, $1 will be donated to a classroom in need. To […]

Your Change Can Make Real Change!

  Today is the start of our partnership with jcp cares for the month of August! Now through August 31st, do your back-to- school shopping at jcpenney and round up your purchase at any jcpenney register to support students and teachers in your community. Just a little pocket change can make real change!  Back-to-School season […]

Do Good With Goodreads

We’re proud to be Goodreads’ non-profit of the month! Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations and we’re proud to be featured as their Do Good non-profit of the month. Check us out and post a comment on our Goodreads page at: http://www.goodreads.com/book_news_posts/88-adopt-a-classroom?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=editorial&utm_campaign=dogood January is also a great time to make […]