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Ms. H. from Milwaukee WI is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

Laptop Needed for IEP's

I need a laptop in order to complete my Individualized Education Plans.

  • $513 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My students are special education students who are in the regular education classrooms. They are students who need services in reading, writing, and math, typically for 30 minutes each a day. I work with third and fourth graders at a public school. This school has an 80% free or reduced price lunch percentage. My students are all fully functional and able to participate in specials as well as extracurricular activities. A couple of my students only receive behavior services daily.

My Project

My students will benefit from me having a laptop because I will have the opportunity to plan great lesson plans for my students so that they are able to reach their IEP goals. My laptop was recently stolen from me so I am borrowing one from a co-worker. If I have my own laptop I can plan at home as well as school. I can also work on IEP's at home and not just during my prep. A laptop is essential to doing my job effectively. It will also allow me to incorporate technology into my lesson plans and allow for differentiation.

Having a laptop will also allow me to further my education in the current classes I am taking for my Reading Specialist License.

Me having my reading specialist license will allow me to gain the skills to teach my students reading strategies that I previously didn't have. This will allow me to grow as a teacher and gain more expertise to reach even more students and teachers.

Ms. H.
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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HP ProBook x360 11 G1 - Education Edition - 11.6' - Celeron N3350 - 4 GB RAM - 128 GB SSD - US • Best Buy Education $399.65 1 $399.65

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