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Ms. Castro from San Antonio TX is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

Getting My Teach On!

I need to provide engaging lessons for my class and campus.

  • $610 goal

This project expired on May 17, 2019.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have been a 4th-grade teacher for seven months! This is my first year of teaching. I look for guidance and inspiration through professional development. Nothing can prepare for the classroom except the classroom and now that I have some experience, I know the expectations. I want to go above and beyond for my students because they DESERVE it.

In order for my students to reach their potential, I need to reach mine so I can be my best for THEM!

My students are a diverse group and I want to be able to teach them in a variety of engaging and memorable ways!

My Project

Get Your Teach On is an immersive 4-day experience where teachers from around the country come together to learn engaging, hands-on, and exciting lessons to bring back to our classrooms and campus. This event is put together by a real teacher for real teachers! This event was designed to be adaptable to specific grade levels. I will get to see real and applicable lessons for real 4th graders!

Teachers leave this event feeling re-energized and ready to take on their students and provide high quality and memorable lessons!

I know that through this event, I will leave feeling reaffirmed as an effective teacher who goes above and beyond for her students.

Ms. Castro
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 18 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Activity Get Your Teach On! $481.00

Trip cost

$481.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.22

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$518.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$91.45

Total project goal

$609.67

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$609.67

6 Donors

-$492.16

Donations toward project cost

-$418.34

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$73.82

Matching donations from our partners

-$117.50

Match offers toward project cost

-$99.88

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.62

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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