Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive - NBC10 Boston
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

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 11:00 AM EDT

Supporting Our Schools: How to Donate

Supporting Our Schools: How to Donate

All too often, kids don’t have the school supplies — pens, paper, notebooks and more — that they need to succeed in school. Teachers struggle to fill the gap without the resources they need. So this July,...

Monday, Sep 11, 2017 at 03:40 PM EDT

Budget Buddies

Budget Buddies

NBC Boston, necn and Telemundo Boston launched their first ever school initiative with United Way this July helping to raise classroom supplies for area schools and students. The Lilla Frederick School in...

Thursday, Jul 27, 2017 at 03:28 PM EDT

School Fundraisers Reach New Heights, But Inequality Remains

School Fundraisers Reach New Heights, But Inequality Remains

Four tickets to a Yankee game, golf for a dozen in the oceanside resort of Westhampton, New York, cocktails included, even Lasik eye surgery — all were prizes for Public School 116’s Spring Benefit Auction in...

Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 10:52 AM EDT

Rapper Common Surprises Students at NY School, Donates Money

Rapper Common Surprises Students at NY School, Donates Money

Oscar and Grammy winner Common surprised a group of New York students by donating $10,000 to help their teachers buy supplies like calculators and science kits. The rapper-actor partnered with the nonprofit...

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 at 06:42 PM EDT

Some Look to VR for the Future of Classroom Learning

Some Look to VR for the Future of Classroom Learning

Instead of reading about cell biology, or even watching a very cool video on cell biology, imagine you could shrink down small enough to go inside a cell and observe biochemical reactions up close. And what...

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017 at 05:37 PM EDT

4th Grader Making a Difference in Worcester

4th Grader Making a Difference in Worcester

A student at Chandler Elementary School in Worcester made a lasting impression on his classmates and teachers this past year.

Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 at 05:57 PM EDT

Supporting Our Schools With United Way

Supporting Our Schools With United Way

NBC Boston, necn and Telemundo Boston are launching the first ever school initiative with United Way in an effort to raise critical classroom supplies for area schools and students throughout New England. NBC...

Monday, Jul 17, 2017 at 07:36 PM EDT

'Back to School' Sales Starting Early Summer for Retailers

'Back to School' Sales Starting Early Summer for Retailers

Forget buying your children's school supplies in late August - retailers like Wal-Mart are starting sales in late June and early July this summer.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 12:00 PM EDT
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By Alana Pipe, Nina Lin

Retro School Supplies You Used to Use in Class

Just like calculus and art theory, there are some things you probably don't bring...View gallery

  • Zigzag Scissors
  • Pencil Grips
  • Mr. Sketch Scented Markers
Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 at 08:06 AM EDT

How Ongoing 'Toxic Stress' Can Affect a Child's Brain

How Ongoing 'Toxic Stress' Can Affect a Child's Brain

A quiet, unsmiling little girl with big brown eyes crawls inside a carpeted cubicle, hugs a stuffed teddy bear tight, and turns her head away from the noisy classroom. The safe spaces, quiet times and breathing...

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.