Eligible teachers can shop free supplies for classroom and student use in three convenient ways:
- The Free Teacher Supply Store is open for teacher shopping August through May on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 2:00pm to 6:00pm and select Saturdays from 8:30am to 12:00pm, by appointment only. Store hours may vary for holidays. Eligible teachers can make their shopping appointment for the month on “MY AGFT”. If you choose to shop in store, you will not be able to shop Pencil Boy Curbside or Pencil Boy Express for that month.
- Pencil Boy Curbside is available from September through April. Eligible teachers from monthly shopping schools will have the opportunity to order custom supply kits online for convenient curbside pick-up at the Free Teacher Supply Store. If you choose to shop by Pencil Boy Curbside, you will not be able to schedule a shopping appointment for the Free Teacher Supply Store or Pencil Boy Express for that month. All available online orders will open on the 1st of the month on “My AGFT” and are on a first come, first served basis.
- Pencil Boy Express — The Mobile Free Supply Store is on the road from September through April visiting eligible schools in Orange County. You do not have to teach at the host school to shop! Eligible teachers from monthly shopping schools can view upcoming visits and make their shopping appointment on “My AGFT”. If you choose to shop by Pencil Boy Express, you will not be able to schedule a shopping appointment for the Free Teacher Supply Store or Pencil Boy Curbside for that month.