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Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive

Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive

Collecting supplies and donations to give students and teachers access to the materials they need

Thursday, Jul 26, 2018 at 02:44 PM EDT

Help a French Teacher Get Books for Her Class

Help a French Teacher Get Books for Her Class

Books can help students learn in a way that a teacher sometimes can't. One French teacher at Parkway Center City Middle College needs books in french for her students when the new school year starts again.

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2018 at 06:06 PM EDT

Help a Middle School Band Teacher Keep Students in Tune

Help a Middle School Band Teacher Keep Students in Tune

A middle school band instructor is trying to provide his students with the tools they need to stay in tune. Mr. Kenneth Schultz has been teaching at the Vineland Middle School band for 16 years and reached...

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 10:38 AM EDT

Help Students Get a Crash Course in Engineering

Help Students Get a Crash Course in Engineering

A teacher from the Philadelphia Performing Arts Charter School is trying show students the difference between making something on a computer as opposed to real life.

Tuesday, Jul 24, 2018 at 06:09 PM EDT

Help a Teacher Bring iPads to Her Bilingual Classroom

Help a Teacher Bring iPads to Her Bilingual Classroom

Cheryl Ross is a 5th grade teacher at Alfred Cramer College Preparatory Lab School. She talked with NBC10's Erin Coleman about what you can do to help students in lower income areas afford critical school...

Monday, Jul 23, 2018 at 02:30 PM EDT

Cradles to Crayons' Back to School Collections

Cradles to Crayons' Back to School Collections

Cradles to Crayons Executive Director Michal Smith talks about students' needs for the coming school year and how her organization has teamed up to support our schools.

Monday, Jul 23, 2018 at 08:11 AM EDT

Schools Eye Facial Recognition Technology to Boost Security

Schools Eye Facial Recognition Technology to Boost Security

The surveillance system that has kept watch on students entering Lockport schools for over a decade is getting a novel upgrade. Facial recognition technology soon will check each face against a database of...

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 01:31 PM EDT

Common Goes Back to School to Help Teachers

Common Goes Back to School to Help Teachers

Rapper Common has won three Grammys, a Golden Globe and an Academy Award but a recent visit to a New York City school was "humbling" — mainly because many of the students were too young to know his music. The...

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 10:40 AM EDT

Big Move for Big Bird: Sesame Street Is Entering Classrooms

Big Move for Big Bird: Sesame Street Is Entering Classrooms

Sesame Street is taking its beloved, critically acclaimed brand of educational television into the highly profitable world of classroom curriculum — a move that experts say could open the door for other...

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 06:33 PM EDT

Supporting Our Schools: Help a Local Teacher's Classroom

Supporting Our Schools: Help a Local Teacher's Classroom

Local teachers are seeking the basics-- books, iPads, dry erase boards-- to help their students succeed this fall. As part of Supporting Our Schools, NBC10 and Telemundo 62 are highlighting local Donors...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 02:57 PM EDT

Obama Reveals Summer Reading List

Obama Reveals Summer Reading List

Former President Barack Obama shared his summer reading recommendations in a lengthy Facebook post ahead of a trip to Kenya and South Africa this week. “I wanted to share a list of books that I’d recommend for...

What We're Doing

Our children can't succeed without the right tools. With your help, NBC10 and Telemundo 62 are giving students and teachers the supplies they need to flourish in the classroom. Donate at a local Raymour & Flanigan store; you can find one by clicking here.