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

Professional development

Help send Mrs. K to the Ron Clark Academy!

I need funding to attend the Ron Clark Academy training.

  • $1,140 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am so very fortunate to teach a wonderful group of happy, lively, five-year-olds who love learning and thirst for knowledge. Every day is filled with excitement and new experiences. My students are creative, inquisitive, and fearless when it comes to learning. My students are just starting on their educational path.

I want to hook them on school, like a fish on a pole.

Learning should be a fun adventure and I am loving being their tour guide!

I love seeing the world through their eyes as they discover new ideas and create work that they never even knew was possible.

My students range in abilities, from children who are still learning their letters and sounds to those who are reading above grade level.

My Project

I am obsessed with Ron Clark and admire his dedication to children. He is the rock star of the education world! The money I am requesting would fund a two-day learning extravaganza from THE most dynamic, creative, and innovative educator in the United States.

This trip would be the ultimate dream come true for this educator.

It would be the experience of my lifetime. Through classroom observations and workshops, I will learn ways to increase student engagement, ensure academic rigor, and create a climate and culture that leads to success. The donations cover the cost of the classes at the academy. Ron Clark is the master of motivating and educating students, including this adult student!

Mrs. Kelly
Grades PreK-2
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Activity Ron Clark Academy $925.00

Trip cost

$925.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$13.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$968.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$170.98

Total project goal

$1,139.86

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,139.86

3 Donors

-$1,085.23

Donations toward project cost

-$951.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$133.35

match offer

-$20.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$17.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$3.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$34.63

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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