When it comes to education, it’s common for powerful interests with little experience or understanding of teaching to disrupt institutions and impose their ideas and methods on educators. Instead, TpT serves students by first serving teachers—listening to educators and crafting solutions to fit their needs. This “listen and learn” mentality continues to drive TpT’s success.
Founded by a NYC public school teacher in 2006, Teachers Pay Teachers was created to help educators better serve their students by facilitating the exchange of resources, lesson plans, and materials. Since then, the website has grown beyond its niche into an expansive service and marketplace with broad offerings, used by over 4 million teachers worldwide.
“We make sure teachers are supported and heard, because when teachers are supported, students are supported as well.”
Integrated Marketing Specialist
“There’s a lot of excitement because we’re starting to build new things that our founder has talked about for a decade. We finally have the Design Team, Engineering Team, and Product Team to make these visions a reality. We’re not just talking about the future now—we’re building it.”