So far, 1,000 NEA member projects have been funded on DonorsChoose.org, providing nearly 80,000 students with much-needed learning materials. But, 800 projects await your support. Help a classroom today, and we'll match your donation!
Ever feel like there aren’t enough hours in the day to get in a workout? According to the Let’s Move initiative, launched by First Lady Michelle Obama, today, more than 30% of children are overweight or obese. These rates are even higher among
I fell into teaching. I majored in education as an undergraduate student, but when I went to do my student teaching, I decided the profession wasn't for me. Years later, my mother-in-law pushed me to go back to
Jennifer Nelson was the first to admit that her fourth-grade Spanish curriculum at Valley View Elementary in Ashwaubenon, WI, “was kind of dull.” She knew her students needed more practice to become comfortable speaking and writing in
It may come as no surprise that crowdfunding— or the collective effort of individuals on social networking sites to support the efforts of others—exploded in popularity with organizations like Kickstarter and DonorsChoose. What may raise
When budget cuts moved Katrina Macht out of a role coordinating service learning and back into the classroom at Hillside Intermediate School in Bridgewater, NJ, she wanted to make sure the school’s long history of service projects didn’t
Bullying is an issue almost all educators have to face with their students—and for many who are already strapped with other responsibilities and limited resources, it is an issue that can oftentimes be overlooked.
As a NEA member, when you post your request for up to $500 for classroom materials on DonorsChoose.org, the NEA Foundation will match the donations you receive, up to $250 per request. For every dollar given, we’ll give one too!