Jeff Hinton Honored with Myra Greenspun Teacher Excellence Award

The Public Education Foundation honored Advanced Technologies Academy social studies teacher Jeff Hinton with its Myra Greenspun Teacher Excellence Award on Monday.

The Foundation’s award, which was established in 2008 by community leader Myra Greenspun, recognizes an exemplary public school teacher who is successful in using innovative teaching strategies and raising student achievement. It is designed […]

By | 2017-05-08T14:15:12-07:00 May 8th, 2017|

Express Delivers Classroom Supplies to Laughlin, Searchlight

The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher EXCHANGE Express brought school supplies to Laughlin and Searchlight on April 21.

Teachers gathered materials and supplies for their classroom at Laughlin Jr./Sr. High School and William G. Bennett Elementary School. Caesars HERO volunteers from Harrah’s Laughlin helped distribute Yoobi Classroom Packs to all K-5 classrooms at Bennett Elementary School. On […]

By | 2017-05-01T09:37:23-07:00 April 28th, 2017|

Teachers ‘Spring Back to School’ at Teacher EXCHANGE

LAS VEGAS (Feb. 9, 2017) – CenturyLink and The Public Education Foundation hosted a “Spring Back to School” celebration today at the Foundation’s Teacher EXCHANGE, providing teachers in Clark County public schools with a complimentary membership to the Teacher EXCHANGE, a reuse/repurpose/surplus resource center that enables teachers to save hundreds of dollars annually in expenses […]

By | 2017-02-10T08:06:28-08:00 February 9th, 2017|

Bright Smiles for Students

Colgate-Palmolive, through the Kids In Need Foundation, is donating 7,500 Colgate toothbrushes and tubes of toothpaste to The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher EXCHANGE.

Starting this week, the Teacher EXCHANGE, which is a member of the Kids In Need Foundation Resource Center network, will be distributing Colgate toothbrushes and toothpaste to students at 10 elementary schools […]

By | 2016-12-13T15:32:18-08:00 December 13th, 2016|

Teacher EXCHANGE Opens for New School Year

The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher EXCHANGE – an important re-use, repurpose and surplus school supply/material resource center for teachers in the Clark County School District (CCSD) – opens for the new school year today from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its location at 4350 S. Maryland Parkway.

CCSD teachers and teachers from charter schools sponsored […]

By | 2016-07-19T08:10:44-07:00 July 19th, 2016|

Getting Much-Needed Supplies to Teachers, Students

The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher EXCHANGE® continues to successfully serve teachers in providing essential classroom supplies and enhancing the learning environment for students.

In February, the Teacher EXCHANGE distributed Yoobi classroom packs to 102 elementary schools with at least 75 percent free and reduced lunch student eligibility.

More than 52,000 students and 2,500 teachers are enjoying this […]

By | 2016-05-03T14:53:43-07:00 May 3rd, 2016|

Myra Greenspun Teacher Excellence Award Presented to Stacey Johnston

LAS VEGAS (May 3, 2016) – The Public Education Foundation honored Las Vegas Academy of the Arts English teacher Stacey Johnston with the Myra Greenspun Teacher Excellence Award on Tuesday.

The award, which was established in 2008 by community leader Myra Greenspun, recognizes an exemplary public school teacher who is successful in using innovative teaching strategies […]

By | 2017-01-10T09:54:43-08:00 May 3rd, 2016|

Foundation Launches Redesigned, Vibrant Website

The Public Education Foundation is launching a redesigned website that is easier to read, better to navigate, and will have plenty of timely and significant information.

The website has a visually appealing design and is fully responsive, whether you are using a computer, laptop or smartphone. A bold, graphic style […]

By | 2016-04-25T20:03:58-07:00 April 12th, 2016|