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 […]
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 > […]
This Back-to-School season, support teachers when you vote on your favorite look in the Stage Stores Facebook #StyleShowdown.
Did you know that seven out of 10 teachers purchase apparel items like jackets, socks, and shoes for their students? Proper school clothing for students is more important than you might think. 85% of teachers we surveyed said that students lack confidence when they come to class without the proper clothing or supplies.
This month we’re celebrating our partner Farmer’s Insurance, who got great coverage in People!
You helped make a difference in 10,000 classrooms. At AdoptAClassroom.org, we truly believe that education is a community effort. During Back to School 2014, the AdoptAClassroom.org community donated well over $1.5 million to teachers, classrooms, and students.
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) […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
We are excited to announce our partnership with jcpenney for the month of August in 2013! We are their official jcp cares non-profit of the month and all round-ups at the register will be donated to AdoptAClassroom.org. 100% of the funds raised will be given to teachers in each stores’ community! Teachers and students need […]
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 […]