Unity, Strength & Hope

The Public Education Foundation is proud to announce it has selected artwork from Jenna Wang, a sophomore at West Career & Technical Academy, to grace the cover of its 2017 holiday card, which is being mailed to thousands of community members.

The Foundation sought compelling and inspirational artwork […]

By | 2017-12-13T15:23:53-08:00 December 11th, 2017|

Teachers Shop for Classroom Supplies

The Teacher EXCHANGE officially opened its doors July 11 to public school teachers, giving them a head-start to shop for classroom supplies for the upcoming school year that begins Aug. 14.

Channels 8 and 5 carried live coverage on their July 11 morning news shows, learning more about the store’s value from Stavan Corbett, the Senior […]

By | 2017-07-18T08:58:57-07:00 July 18th, 2017|

Getting Ready for the New School Year

An essential stop for public school teachers, who are gathering classroom supplies for the school year, is The Public Education Foundation’s Teacher EXCHANGE.

The Teacher EXCHANGE – a year-round resource center for public school teachers that can save them hundreds of dollars annually in out-of-pocket expenses for classroom supplies – officially opens July 11 for the […]

By | 2017-07-07T13:44:15-07:00 July 10th, 2017|

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|