6 Teacher Reads for the Weekend

Happy Friday, y’all! If you’re looking to catch up on all the recent developments in the world of education — and a creepy crawly craft project, too — check out another installment of our bi-weekly teaching-related reads!

A middle school teacher in Wisconsin shares his experience with the New York Times teaching this year’s election to his social studies students. (ICYMI, check out our post from Wednesday, “How to Teach the Election in Your Classroom,” for tips and strategies for helping your students understand the electoral process.)

By |October 21st, 2016|General Pop, Take a Break|0 Comments|

New J.Crew for TFA Tee Launches in Stores and Online

Wondering how you can give back to Teach For America and don a stylish tee from fashion’s leading brand, all at the same time? Thanks to a partnership with our friends at J.Crew, when you snag a specially-designed J.Crew for TFA tee a portion of the proceeds will be donated back to TFA.

Each year, J.Crew produces original designs for a variety of nonprofits through their Garments for Good program. This year, 50% of sales for each J.Crew for TFA tee that’s purchased, will go back to TFA to help recruit and train committed folks just like you to serve in our country’s highest-need classrooms.

By |September 8th, 2016|General Pop, Take a Break|0 Comments|

16 Books for Teachers’ Summer Reading Lists

Oh, summer break, you’re finally here! Thanks to you, our awesome teachers have some much-needed free time to tackle the books they’ve been waiting so patiently to read.

We know that deciding what to read can be just as difficult as finding the time to read. Whether you plan to knock out your summer reading list basking in the sun poolside or cozied up at home, TeacherPop has a few recommendations to ensure your “me time” is time well-spent—and well-read. Check out our top 16 books for teachers’ summer reading below!

Weekend Sales: 10 Deals to Welcome May Flowers

Weekend Sales

From April showers, come May flowers—and from TeacherPop deals, come new styles. Check out these sales below to welcome the new month and all the beauty and style May will bring.

The Limited: Save 40% on brand new styles for a limited time.

J.Crew: Take an extra 40% off sale styles—and 30% off everything else—with coupon code SCORE through April 29.

Loft: Save 60% on sale styles for a limited time.

Gap: Save 40% on dress and polos today only.

Weekend Sales: 10 Deals to Welcome Spring

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By Monday, spring will have officially sprung (unless you live in the Northeast, and in that case, we feel your pain)! Soon, flowers and plants will be in full bloom; the days will be getting even longer; and of course, the end of the school year will be getting closer and closer. TeacherPop knows just how important it is to give this season a stylish welcome, so we’ve found these amazing deals to help you ring in spring while bidding winter adieu.

Weekend Sales: 10 Deals to Prepare for Spring

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February is almost over, people, and we promise spring is just around the corner. Soon, weekends will be all about hikes, flowers, spring cleaning, and soaking up the sun. TeacherPop has found some of the best deals around in anticipation of the warmer temps and longer days that are soon to come.

Loft: Take 40% off warmer-weather styles for a limited time.

J.Crew: Save 30% of final sale styles with coupon code SHOPNOW through Monday.

Gap: Save $40 off purchases of $100 or more with coupon code ADDITUP through Friday.

By |February 19th, 2016|General Pop, Take a Break|0 Comments|

Weekend Sales: 10 Deals to Make Valentine’s Day Extra Special

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This weekend might be all about football (and Teach For America’s 25th anniversary, y’all)—but next weekend, love is in the air! Whether you plan to celebrate Valentine’s Day cuddling on the couch watching movies, or heading out for a night on the town with a special someone, TeacherPop has found some amazing deals to celebrate all the romance that may be in store.

Pro Flowers: Save 20% off orders over $39 with coupon code PSB2039.

Petco: Save up to 40% Leaps & Bounds dog and cat toys for a limited time.

By |February 5th, 2016|General Pop, Take a Break|0 Comments|

Weekend Sales: 10 Deals to Revamp Your Home and Wardrobe

Weekend Sales: 10 Deals to Revamp Your Home and Wardrobe

When it’s warm and sunny you don’t want to be stuck inside—you want to be outside!—so there’s no better time than now to start revamping your home and wardrobe in time for spring and summer. Luckily, TeacherPop has found some awesome deals to help you knock out any home and style updates before those first spring blooms tempt you.

Best Buy: Save 25% on select appliances for a limited time.

Barnes & Noble: Good Housekeeping 400 Heart Healthy Recipes & Tips cookbook only $9.99 with purchase of any item until March 1.

By |January 29th, 2016|General Pop, Take a Break|0 Comments|