Wednesday, August 13, 2014 10:00 pm
(BPT) - As summer comes to a close, families are preparing to go back to school. A new back-to-school shopping trend report, revealed by Office Depot, indicates teens have more influence over parents as they age and 84 percent of students go beyond the recommended school list to add a personalized touch to their supplies. More than half prefer trendy or customizable items to simple items because it allows them to make a bold statement about their personality. To learn more about the personalized and trendy back-to-school products, visit www.officedepot.com/school or www.officemax.com.
Monday, May 19, 2014 12:40 am
Tucson Values Teachers and OfficeMax have partnered to shine a spotlight on individual teachers who bring that extra something special into the classroom. Tucson Values Teachers presented their May 2014 Teacher Excellence Award to Mellodie Stratman, special education teacher at Coyote Trail Elementary School in the Marana Unified School District. Ms. Stratman received the award, a $100 gift card from OfficeMax, and a Ben’s Bell.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 3:30 am
Teachers are in the classroom for about 40 hours each week and apart from parents, they are often seen as some of the most influential people in students’ lives. While some may do the bare minimum there are others that go above and beyond. Jennifer Miller, a third-grade teacher at Thornydale Elementary School, is one of those people.
Jennifer Miller, a third grade teacher at Thornydale Elementary School received the Teacher Excellence Award, which was given by Tucson Values Teachers and OfficeMax. The award is to recognize teachers who go above and beyond in their commitment to teaching and helping their students.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 9:51 am
Twin Peaks Elementary teacher, Kendra Lewis, received a surprise visit in her classroom from Marana OfficeMax employees on October 1, 2013 as part of the seventh annual “A Day Made Better” event.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 4:00 am
Mountain View High School’s Charles Kamb was caught a little off guard on Jan. 29, as about a dozen people with balloons and gifts entered his classroom to inform him he was being recognized for going above and beyond in his classroom.
People from Tucson Values Teachers and OfficeMax honor Mountain View teacher Charles Kamb with the Teacher Excellence Award, which included a $100 gift card and a bag of school supplies.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 3:15 pm
Two teachers within the Marana Unified School District were honored on Oct. 2 during the nationwide “A Day Made Better” event.
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 11:00 pm
More firms are helping local teachers
Wednesday, December 16, 2009 12:00 am
Office supply firm, Tucson Values Teachers in reward effort
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 11:00 pm
Robert Folino, store manager of OfficeMax #741 at Thornydale and
Ina, wheels in a large box of school equipment and supplies to the
room of Thornydale Elementary School sixth-grade teacher Jeannette
Pagel as part of the Office Max program "A Day Made Better," which
is "working to erase teacher-funded classrooms." OfficeMax has more
than 1,000 stores, and every store donates $1,000 worth of
equipment and supplies to a local school in its community.
Terry Ketron/Special to The Explorer, Robert Folino, store manager of OfficeMax #741 at Thornydale and Ina, wheels in a large box of school equipment and supplies to the room of Thornydale Elementary School sixth-grade teacher Jeannette Pagel as part of the Office Max program "A Day Made Better," which is "working to erase teacher-funded classrooms." OfficeMax has more than 1,000 stores, and every store donates $1,000 worth of equipment and supplies to a local school in its community.
Terry Ketron/Special to The Explorer, Pagel received an Epson All-In-One printer/fax/copier, a digital camera, a labeler, a new desk chair and a box load of paper, pens, pencils, pads, erasers and other supplies. At right, Pagel shows her students some of the items.
Tuesday, March 24, 2009 11:00 pm
Four Marana businesses and Pima Community College’s Northwest
Campus have been recognized for excellence in service by the Marana
Chamber of Commerce.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 12:00 am
Nominees have been finalized for the Marana Chamber of
Commerce’s Community and Business Builder of the Year awards.
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