Richard Byrne in his great blog Free Technology for Teachers posted the following...
Every year teachers spend a lot of money out of their own pockets for
classroom supplies and materials for the betterment of their students.
The IRS allows you to deduct some of those expenditures, but that
doesn't always cover your out-of-pocket expenses. To help you avoid
having to spend too much out of your pocket this year, I've compiled a
list of ten ways you can try to find free money and supplies for your
Are there any other avenues that folks have found that have been productive for them? Any other great ideas?