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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, Aug 16, 2018 at 12:07 PM EDT

How to Ease Kids' Anxiety About School Safety

How to Ease Kids' Anxiety About School Safety

Given the number of high-profile school shootings last year, both children and adults may be feeling anxiety about school safety. As many kids head back to school, knowing how to speak with them is key in...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 09:13 AM EDT

How to Pack a Stress-Free School Lunch

How to Pack a Stress-Free School Lunch

With the school year starting again, it’s time to start to think about the routine of packing school lunches. For many time-pressed parents, this is a formidable task. But it doesn’t need to be. I’m a...

Sunday, Aug 12, 2018 at 06:40 AM EDT

Tips for Back-to-School Shopping and Getting the Best Deals

Tips for Back-to-School Shopping and Getting the Best Deals

The summer weather may still be in full force, but fall is definitely in the air, at least when you consider one of the year's biggest retail events: Back-to-school shopping. Here's a list of expert tips on how...

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 at 07:33 AM EDT

'A Struggle': 18 Percent of Teachers Work Multiple Jobs

'A Struggle': 18 Percent of Teachers Work Multiple Jobs

Jennifer Williams can’t afford to work just one job. In addition to teaching 10th grade English full time in Baltimore, the single mother works four side jobs, including a waitressing gig on nights and...

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018 at 01:53 PM EDT

Back-to-School Supplies Get Revamp, From Scents to Llamas

Back-to-School Supplies Get Revamp, From Scents to Llamas

The microwave ate my homework? Reusable notebooks where writing disappears with heat are among the basic school supplies raising their game against gadgets like iPads. Also hot in the paper aisle this year:...

Wednesday, Aug 1, 2018 at 01:11 PM EDT

School Supplies Cost Down as New Year Approaches: Survey

School Supplies Cost Down as New Year Approaches: Survey

Back-to-school shopping isn't getting more expensive for once, according to new survey. The cost of classroom supplies dropped across every grade level ahead of the 2018-19 school year, according to the latest...

Monday, Jul 30, 2018 at 10:26 AM EDT

Mom Starts Crayon Recycling Business, Funds School Supplies

Mom Starts Crayon Recycling Business, Funds School Supplies

Megan Tannenbaum first started the "Great Crayon Project" as a means to recycle broken crayons she found at her daughter's school. What was first meant to be a "cute home project" is now a...

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 12:55 PM EDT

BJ's Makes Major Donation to Supporting Our Schools

BJ's Makes Major Donation to Supporting Our Schools

Kirk Saville, Senior VP of Corporate Communications for BJ's Wholesale Club, joined Matt Noyes at Hampton Beach, New Hampshire, to make a major donation in for the Supporting Our Schools initiative.

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 07:22 AM EDT

Timberland Supports Supporting Our Schools

Timberland Supports Supporting Our Schools

Popular retail brand Timberland showed up to Hampton Beach, New Hampshire to donate to Supporting Our Schools.

Thursday, Aug 2, 2018 at 12:32 PM EDT
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By Kaitlin McKinley Becker

Supporting Our Schools in Boston, Lawrence and Hampton

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What We're Doing

NBC10 Boston, necn, Telemundo Boston and other NBC- and Telemundo-owned television stations are partnering with several nonprofits to raise donations of supplies and cash.