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Mrs. Maiorano from Providence RI is requesting Flexible Seating through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Bring Joy & Comfort!

Help me give my students a learning environment where they have the opportunity to learn in a way that best fits their comfort level instead of being in hard uncomfortable chairs!

  • $1,284 goal

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Oh boy, where do I begin?! My students are the reason I come to work everyday and have shaped me into the educator I am today. They are constantly keeping me on my toes and creating an open and flexible learning environment. I cherish the fact that everyday is a new day and I never know quite how the day will go, but I know as a community we will get to the finish line together. My goal as an educator, is to be the best role model and mentor to my students in order to guide my students as they transition into high school.

My Project

Working in an urban school district it can often be difficult to have flexible seating options for our students unless teachers bring it in. As a result, students are often left sitting in hard uncomfortable desks that cause much discomfort and allowing it difficult to focus for extended amounts of time.

How can we expect our students to learn in an environment that they are not comfortable in?

If we want our students to be successful then we need to first provide alternative methods of seating spaces for students to learn in. My choice of high top and wobble seating allows movement and flexible seating for my wide range of students.

Mrs. Maiorano
Grades 6-8
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 125 students.

4 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Learniture Adjustable-Height Active Learning Stool, Red, LNT-RIA3052RD-SO • Amazon Business $121.75 4 $487.00
Flash Furniture Vibrant Yellow and Chrome Drafting Stool with Tractor Seat • Amazon Business $49.18 4 $196.72
Flash Furniture Vibrant Pink and Chrome Drafting Stool with Tractor Seat • Amazon Business $47.90 4 $191.60
Flash Furniture 36'' Round Wood Cocktail Table with 30'' and 42'' Columns • Amazon Business $84.87 2 $169.74

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