Teaching Resources

Grants

In addition to reviewing the "ever green" grants below, please visit the Grants Page (log in required) created for all school staff.

  • Multiple Listings
  • Grants Alert
    Our number one goal at GrantsAlert.com is to make life a little easier for those who devote their time to searching for education grants and identifying new funding opportunities for their organizations, schools, districts, consortia and state education agencies.
  • 4Teachers
    4Teachers.org works to help you integrate technology into your classroom by offering online tools and resources. This site helps teachers locate online resources such as ready-to-use Web lessons, quizzes, rubrics and classroom calendars. There are also tools for student use. Discover valuable professional development resources addressing issues such as equity, ELL, technology planning, and at-risk or special-needs students.
  • Educating Tomorrow
    Educating Tomorrow's mission is to build a dynamic online social network connecting New York City K-12 teachers, administrators, students in teaching, and organizations serving children and schools. This user-driven content portal enables the educational community to post and discuss what's most important to us.
  • National Endowment for the Arts
    The National Endowment for the Arts is a public agency dedicated to supporting excellence in the arts, both new and established; bringing the arts to all Americans; and providing leadership in arts education. Established by Congress in 1965 as an independent agency of the federal government, the Endowment is the nation's largest annual funder of the arts, bringing great art to all 50 states, including rural areas, inner cities, and military bases.
  • General Teacher Grants
  • Children for Children Teacher's Aid Program (TAP)
    CFC's Teachers' Aid Program (TAP) recognizes outstanding and extraordinarily dedicated teachers serving severely under-resourced communities by awarding them resource grants typically ranging from a few hundred dollars up to $1,500.
  • Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development's Outstanding Young Educator Award
    ASCD is a membership organization that develops programs, products, and services essential to the way educators learn, teach, and lead.
  • Kids in Need of Teacher Grants
    Kids In Need Teacher Grants provide K-12 educators with funding to provide innovative learning opportunities for their students. The Kids In Need Foundation helps to engage students in the learning process by supporting our most creative and important educational resource — our nation's teachers.
  • Fulbright Exchange Program
    Since 1946, the Fulbright Teacher Exchange Program has helped nearly 23,000 teachers and administrators contribute to mutual understanding between the United States and countries around the world.
  • School Based
  • KaBoom Playground Grant
    KaBOOM! is a national non-profit organization that envisions a great place to play within walking distance of every child in America. Celebrating twelve years of service in 2008, we rally communities to achieve better public policy, funding and public awareness for increased play opportunities nationwide; provide resources, including trainings, challenge grants, and publications for communities that wish to plan a new playspace on their own; and bring together children, business and community interests for a select number of community playspace builds each year.
  • Fund for Public Schools - Library Reach and Arts SPACE
    The Fund for Public Schools manages two grant programs to which New York City's public schools can apply: Library REACH (Revitalizing Education for Adolescents and Children) and Arts SPACE (Supporting Performing Arts and Creative Education). These grant programs enable public schools from across New York City to enhance their school libraries and performance facilities.
  • Character Education Partnership
    CEP is a national advocate and leader for the character education movement. Based in Washington, D.C., we are a nonprofit, nonpartisan, nonsectarian coalition of organizations and individuals committed to fostering effective character education in K-12 schools.
  • Best Buy Teach Awards for School Technology
    The Best Buy Teach Award program recognizes creative uses of interactive technology in K-12 classrooms. Winning programs focus on kids using technology to learn standards-based curriculum, rather than on teaching students to use technology or educators using technology that children aren't able to use hands-on.
  • Lego Children's Fund
    The LEGO Children’s Fund will provide quarterly grants for programs, either in part or in total, with a special interest paid to collaborative efforts and in providing matching funds to leverage new dollars into the receiving organization.

If you have suggestions for additional resources, e-mail Teachers@schools.nyc.gov.