Giving Thanks on

Mrs. Johnson’s thankful 3rd-5th graders

“The technology tool that you have funded will enable students to choose a just right book, be engaged, use word work applications to further and strengthen their vocabulary and increase their fluency. The students love using the Kindle. My struggling readers stay engaged in their reading… my higher readers stay challenged.”

Mrs. Yamanishi’s thankful Middle School Students

“Your support sends the message to students that

BOO! What keeps us up at night?

(Photo courtesy of Flickr user lobo235)

One scary thought is the fact that many students don’t have access to the resources they need to compete and thrive in a rapidly changing world. Challenged by increasing needs and shrinking budgets,

Enjoy Spanish Tapas in September; Support the NEA Foundation’s Grants to Educators

Do you live in the Washington D.C. Metro Area or in Baltimore? Celebrate back-to-school with Spanish tapas and sangria at La Tasca Restaurant in September, and a portion of the sales will help fund our Grants to Educators program for educators in

NEA Member Funding Opportunity with DonorsChoose

Testing the waters...

We splash in it, swim in it, fish from it, but are our waterways really safe? With the help of water testing kits from, 60 seventh and eighth grade science students set out to answer this question. They

What's on your holiday wish list?

For many teachers it’s classroom materials for their students. Hundreds of teachers across the country have received close to $170,000 worth of classroom materials over the past two months to support their ideas to inspire student learning.

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