Tag: back to school

Hundreds of Teachers to Convene at RAFT in Preparation for Back to School

While families are actively purchasing supplies for their children, educators are also spending the last days of summer preparing lessons and replenishing materials. RAFT (Resource Area For Teaching) expects its largest crowds of the year for its annual Back to School Event in San Jose this Friday and Saturday. Throughout RAFT’s 20-year… Read More»

RAFT in the News: Helping Teachers Stock Classrooms

During the first back-to-school season following California’s reinforcement of the constitutional guarantee for free public education, many teachers have expanded their classroom shopping lists. For the last 19 years, RAFT has leveraged corporate and community donations of supplies, manufacturing byproducts, and technology to make teaching supplies affordable, and this year… Read More»