The Green Educator Program
All teachers are invited to join our Green Educator Program by signing up at our East Bay Depot Store. Membership forms are available at the cash register.
Bring a teacher ID, union card, school letterhead or other verification documents with you to receive a membership card and start saving!
This card entitles you to 10% off of all Depot store purchases for your classroom every day. In addition, Green Educator Program members can select free materials from our Green Educator Giveaway Zone, including our monthly giveaway. Simply collect materials from the giveaway zone, bring them to the register and fill out a requisition form. Green Educator Program members will be updated via email and our Green Educators Facebook page about in-store events for teachers and other opportunities for participation.
The Green Educator Program was launched in 2008 with funding from the Altamont Educator Advisory Board. Today, there are more than 4,000 program members who receive free materials for their classrooms.
Green Educator Giveaway Zone:
Our giveaway zone is marked by a bright green pole which is the same color as your membership card. Here you will find free educational materials donated by other teachers. These materials can include:
Textbooks (all levels)
Books about teaching
Posters and classroom decorations
In addition to the teaching materials, we offer monthly giveaways.
Green Educator Program Members receive a monthly email detailing the current giveaway items and offers information about local environmental events & workshops, as well as interesting projects for teachers and students.
The East Bay Depot was created by and for teachers