Six New Vendors
Instructional Materials and Classroom Supplies
CPC has awarded contracts to six vendors in this category!
AmTab
AmTab designs, manufactures, and furnishes high-impact learning environments across the country. Our award winning furniture product and world-class design team transforms ordinary sections of the school and turns them into modern, popular, and fun rooms that both students and staff want to be a part of. We specialize in K-12 dining commons and K-12 food courts, computer and technology rooms, music and performance spaces, classrooms, science labs, and multi-purpose areas. All AmTab products and services help create inspiring learning environments and transformational learner experiences.
 
Barnes & Noble
Barnes & Noble’s principal business is the sale of trade books (generally, hardcover and paperback titles), mass market paperbacks (such as mystery, romance, science fiction and other popular fiction), children’s books, eBooks and other digital content, NOOK® and related accessories, bargain books, magazines, gifts, café products and services, educational toys & games, music and movies direct to customers through our bookstores or on www.barnesandnoble.com. Members will take advantage of our discounting and personalized approach to customer service. A dedicated business development manager will be available to answer questions regarding quotes and purchase orders as well as curate booklists and classroom libraries for schools. 
 
Kaplan Early Learning Co
For more than 50 years, Kaplan Early Learning Company has been a champion for play. From our research-based curricula to enriching classroom environments and innovative technology solutions, Kaplan’s products and services inspire a lifelong love of learning in children and educators. We are architects of learning environments and defenders of the imagination. We live for inseparable bonds and open minds. We encourage the eager and inspire the inspirers. We transform lives through play.

Lakeshore Learning
Lakeshore Learning is an industry leader in the field of early childhood and elementary instructional materials. Not only are their products distinguished by their quality, educational merit and safety - they’re also backed by an ironclad guarantee. With over 62 years in business, Lakeshore has extensive experience working with school districts, early childhood programs (both public and private), and government agencies. CPC members will receive the following discount structure under contract #16.16 5% discount and FREE shipping on all Express orders and orders referencing “Per c.2046 or Bid #16.16” on all online orders, phone orders, purchase orders and when purchasing at a retail location.
 
Perma-Bound Books
Perma-Bound Books has been in business for 66 years and supplies books and media materials for schools and libraries in every state, Canada and Internationally. Perma-Bound stocks over 70,000 titles and inventories 3,500,000 volumes to ensure rapid delivery. They provide a complete range of book and media distribution services, cataloging, processing and MARC record services, library collection development and analysis services to over 15,000 school districts in the US. Website prices are discounted up to 30% off school and library pricing with free unattached barcode, spine label and MARC records. They also offer quantity discounts.
 
Really Good Stuff
Really Good Stuff offers a wide range of supplemental curriculum materials including instructional and teaching aids, aligned to state standards, for early childhood, elementary, intermediate and middle grades. Products include ELA, ESL, ELL, Literacy, Math and Dual Language along with organizational and classroom management tools. Materials include hands-on creative products that target state standards enhancing literacy and math skills. From intensive instruction to independent practice, their games-like interactive products accelerate learning and bring excitement to teaching.
 
Our eProcurement solution Express saves our members both time and energy on a daily basis. Learn more!


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