Our 3 hand-picked Charities for Empowered Educators
Center for Inspired Teaching (Inspired Teaching) is building a better school experience for all children through innovative teacher training.
By voting for Inspired Teaching you’re helping train teachers to become Instigators of Thought through in-classroom mentoring and workshops.
Center for Inspired Teaching believes in a new way of teaching - one where teachers are no longer just information providers, but where they are Instigators of Thought. Teachers that have been through their unique inquiry-based teacher training don’t teach students what to think, but rather how to think. This subtle difference
creates a learning environment that is more engaging and feeds to a students natural intellectual curiosity. The teacher programming has been so successful that Inspired Teaching opened their own charter school in Washington D.C., where they continue to change the lives of students daily. A vote from you will go towards training more Inspired Teachers.
AdoptAClassroom.org puts teachers with under-supplied classrooms in touch with community donors. These partnerships have not only helped to raise teacher and student morale through well-supplied classrooms, they’ve also brought back the return of hands-on learning.
Center for Inspired Teaching creates programming for teachers, that allows them to become instigators of thought. This means teaching students not what to think, but rather how to think. The end result is a more engaging and joyful learning experience for both teacher and student.
Urban teachers are faced with learning deficits and the pressure to have students meet rigorous testing requirements. Teaching Matters works to give teachers the tools they need to support each other in lesson planning and instruction, so that students learn more and teachers feels supported.