An increasing number of teachers are asking for items that address "warmth, care, and hunger" needs among students, including winter coats, personal hygiene products and food, according to an analysis of 1.8 million requests from DonorsChoose. The majority of requests -- about 70% -- are for academic resources.
More teachers provide essentials for students
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