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OfficeMax Surprises 5 AISD Teachers with $1,000 in School Supplies; Educators Honored as part of A Day Made Better Program

Austin, TX—Today, five teachers in the Austin Independent School District received a surprise visit from their school principals and OfficeMax representatives who awarded them $1,000 in classroom supplies. The teachers are among 1,000 educators nationally who were nominated by their principals for OfficeMax's A Day Made Better program, which honors teachers for their extraordinary efforts in the classroom.  

Who: AISD principals and teachers

What: AISD and OfficeMax will surprise teachers with $1,000 in school supplies.   

When: Tuesday, Oct. 2.  

Where: Allison, Blackshear, Jordan and Sunset Valley elementary schools and Fulmore Middle School.

Background: OfficeMax and joined together to create A Day Made Better in 2007 to support teachers by providing them with classroom supplies. To learn more about the program, visit or