The Great Classroom Clean-Out

June 3, 2014

As the end of the school year approaches, many of our teachers are getting ready to clean out their classrooms. For some, this is part of annual preparations for the summer break. For those who are retiring, however, this end-of-year routine takes on special significance.

Along with our congratulations and best wishes, we want to offer some guidance for all teachers who are looking to re-house their classrooms supplies at this busy time of year. (more…)

PEMCO Appreciates Teachers: Week 3

May 22, 2014

We hope you’ve heard that it’s teacher appreciation MONTH in the Schoolhouse Supplies Free Store for Teachers. We’ve had some great fun this week! PEMCO came by on Tuesday to help us spin the prize wheel and Portland’s own Gelato… Read more »

PEMCO Appreciates Teachers : Week Two

May 15, 2014

Did you hear? It’s teacher appreciation MONTH in the Schoolhouse Supplies Free Store for Teachers. While most teachers are still basking in the glow of school, parent and student efforts to let them know how much they mean to all of… Read more »

Morgen Brown Turns Boredom into Giving Bonanza

May 14, 2014

The Oregon Governor’s Volunteer Awards take place every year and honor some of Oregon’s most dedicated volunteers. Naturally, Schoolhouse Supplies nominated our own Helen and Lolly. The Awards Luncheon took place on April 24th, and while we were a little sad… Read more »

I Appreciate: Ms. Henry

May 8, 2014

We love teachers! We love seeing them in the Free Store, we love visiting their classrooms, we love hearing about all of the amazing things they do each and every day! That is why we host Teacher Appreciation MONTH at Schoolhouse… Read more »

PEMCO Appreciates Teachers!

May 1, 2014

May is Teacher Appreciation Month in our Free Store, and PEMCO Insurance is stepping up to sponsor their third Teacher Appreciation Sweepstakes. PEMCO has been an outstanding partner to Schoolhouse Supplies, supporting our efforts to ensure that teachers and students… Read more »

JOIN US for Comcast Cares Day

April 17, 2014

Our volunteers at Schoolhouse Supplies are simply incredible. The hours and effort put into our projects come with the care that went into the Sistine Chapel, in our humble opinion. Because of this, we hope to gather fifteen of our… Read more »

“A” is for April and ART Month!

April 15, 2014

You may have heard, it’s Art Month in the Free Store for Teachers. That means we have art supplies. From colored pencils, crayons and markers, to paint, watercolors and pastels! We are excited to have these to offer our teacher… Read more »