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Mrs. Mijares from Miami FL is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

Help Me to Keep Teaching My Heart Out!!

I need to attend the Teach Your Heart Out conference to learn new and innovative strategies for my classroom.

  • $467 goal

This project expired on June 29, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I currently teach Science and Social Studies to 112 very enthusiastic and energetic 5th grade students. My students come from various academic, social and economical backgrounds. I also teach ESOL students and students with disabilities. Having a wide range of students can make the day very interesting and entertaining. It can also be very challenging.

We love to do interactive, hands-on Science labs and create plays and act out our Social Studies lessons.

Having students who work at different paces and at different levels allows for a lot of collaborative learning and team work among the kids.

My Project

I am on my tenth year teaching and would love to attend Teach Your Heart Out so I can keep my passion for teaching alive. A lot has changed in the education field over the years and attending this conference will help me stay on top of my game.

I know there is more to teaching then just district curriculum and this conference will show me how to use new strategies and ideas to create a learning environment conducive to ALL of my diverse students and their individual needs.

I hope to bring back new and exciting strategies and lesson ideas to my students and future students to come.

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

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 112 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Activity Teach Your Heart Out $360.74

Trip cost

$360.74

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.41

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$396.15

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$69.91

Total project goal

$466.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$466.06

5 Donors

-$366.06

Donations toward project cost

-$311.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$54.91

match offer

-$100.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$85.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.00

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$0.00

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