Digital Wish is a non-profit dedicated to solving classroom technology shortfalls. Teachers can create a wish list of technology items that they’d like to use. Donors fund the purchase of a specific piece of technology that will hopefully be used in several classroom projects.
Eventbrite allows users to publish, promote, manage registration, and direct web traffic to events. If you don’t charge a fee for your programs, Eventbrite won’t charge you, either.
BY BILL FERRIS Before all these fancy-shmancy video games, folk used to play games on slabs of cardboard. “Board games” we called ’em, and I don’t recall people getting bored playing them. Now, a few of you creative types as like as not have games you play in your class. You think to yourself, “This […]
You can’t beat the power of democracy. It’s useful both as a system of government and a way to decide what time to schedule a meeting. As great as democracy is, though, you may have noticed that a lot of people don’t vote in elections. That’s probably because the democratic process isn’t as easy as […]
Raid your pantry for snacks and educational funding. Since 1996, General Mills has raised more than $200 million for K-8 schools with their BoxTops4Education program. For every box top your school sends in, it will receive a dime. Hey, that adds up – a couple box tops each from faculty and parents can earn your […]
Fund your class project idea with other people’s money. Or maybe help other teachers reach their classroom goals with just a small donation. DonorsChoose.org allows teachers to submit project proposals, complete with total cost, to their website. Web-savvy philanthropists can then peruse these proposals and look for a project they’d like to support. Projects are […]
Stop lugging candy bars to the office. Stop soliciting cookie dough and tubs of three different flavors of popcorn to your neighbors. Instead, let the dance team earn their own money for the upcoming Florida trip. And let them do it the tech-savvy way, with ChipIn.com.ChipIn.com allows users to create an online widget to promote […]