• Lakeshore Learning
     
    Lakeshore Learning offers early childhood and elementary instructional materials, supplies, equipment, and furniture. 
     
    How to Order 
     Express Lakeshore's catalog is available online through Express online marketplace. Sign up or log in, and with one login you have access to search Cooperative Purchasing Connection's most popular contracts and place orders without referencing any codes or contracts ... discount pricing guaranteed!
      
    If you're not using Express, CPC members must reference “Per c.2046 or Bid #16.16” on all orders and at all retail locations, in order to receive contract pricing. CPC participants may also place orders:
    • Online at www.LakeshoreLearning.com - enter code c.2046 or Bid #16.16 in the comment box at checkout
    • Over the phone by calling (800) 424-4414 - mention code c.2046 or Bid #16.16
    • Sending in PO’s via fax at (800) 537-5403 -  reference code c.2046 or Bid #16.16
    • By visiting their retail stores in Minnesota -  mention Bid #16.16 or Cooperative Purchasing Connection
     
    Account Team 
    Sales Contact for Minnesota   Sales Contact for South Dakota 
    Kelly Minke, Regional Manager
    (651) 470-8710
    kminke@lakeshorelearning.com
      Brian Jakubowski, Regional Manager
    (402) 979-4345
    bjakubowski@lakeshorelearning.com
     
    Order Contact: 
    Penny Stone, Order Representative
    (800) 421-5354
    orderdept@lakeshorelearning.com
     
     
    Member Benefits 
    CPC members will receive the following discount structure under contract #16.16 from the entire Lakeshore catalog, at Lakeshore Learning retail stores, and on their website www.LakeshoreLearning.com:
    • 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.
    • Delivery in 7-10 business days after receipt of order.
     
    Company Profile 
    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. Every year, they release their Early Childhood and Elementary Catalogs, which are both packed full of exclusive materials designed by their in-house product developers. Lakeshore is dedicated to creating innovative educational materials that spark young imaginations, instill a sense of wonder and foster a lifelong love of learning. With materials for infants and toddlers through the sixth grade, they help children reach developmental milestones and achieve educational goals — while still having fun! They know each child is unique, and strive to develop materials that appeal to children of all interests, backgrounds and abilities. And, of course, all of the products they carry must meet stringent quality and safety standards — so they’re strong enough for daily use in the classroom and safe enough for use by babies and children.

    The Lakeshore Learning Guarantee
    Not only are their products distinguished by their quality, educational merit and safety — they’re also backed by an ironclad guarantee. If you are unhappy with any item for any reason, you may return it for a full refund or exchange. No questions asked! If you need assistance with an order, simply contact their customer service department at (800) 428-4414. 

    Dependability
    Count on Lakeshore for top-quality materials, superb service and exceptional value! 

    Quality
    Lakeshore Learning offers hundreds of exclusive items — developed by teachers for teachers.  Their Quality Assurance department uses rigorous safety standards that exceed the requirements of U.S. law. 
     
    Service
    Complete Classrooms®, their classroom-planning service, offers custom layout and furnishing solutions. And if they don’t have exactly what you’re looking for, they can design a classroom that fits your space AND budget!  Lakeshore also provides:
    • Lifetime warranty on all furniture lines. 
    • Orders within the 48 contiguous states arrive in 7–10 business days.
    • They won’t bill you until they deliver your order. 
    • For large orders, they work with their manufacturers to fulfill your request by your deadline.
    Value
    Lakeshore provides everyday low prices and are free of artificial markups and inflated discounts.  For class-size orders, they provide complimentary white-glove service, which includes free shipping, classroom setup and debris removal. This service can save you up to 54%!