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Ms. Rogers from South Gate CA is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

Life Long Learning

Teacher Professional Development: I need an iPad to access various online professional developments to best serve my students. <profdevpilot>

  • $898 goal

This project expired on July 4, 2015.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In my "classroom" there isn't a such thing as a typical day. I'm an Itinerant Arts teacher, I teach dance and service a different school every day and different classes within that day. I service Pre-K to 6th grade and mainstream special education students. If funded, this will reach 2,000 kids.

I am so fortunate to be able to educate through my passion for dance.

I have been a dance teacher for 10 years and have reached many students at many different schools. I am constantly looking for ways to update and improve my instruction. Technology is a great way to stay current.

My Project

I am requesting an iPad mini since it is more portable. With this, I plan to take part in webinars through the National Dance Educators Organization (NDEO). These webinars focus on the new National Core Arts standards. I will learn about the new standards through an in-depth look. This will help me design and develop new dance curriculum which I will teach to my students so they can keep up with 21st century dancers.

Donations will allow me to grow as a professional and serve my students in the best way possible.

I will be able to keep up with what is current in dance education and pass this along to my many students.

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

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 999 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad mini 3 Wi-Fi 128GB - Gold • Best Buy for Business $599.99 1 $599.99
Logitech - Ultrathin Keyboard Folio Case for Apple iPad mini and iPad mini 3 - Carbon Black • Best Buy for Business $62.07 1 $62.07

Materials cost

$662.06

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$60.58

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.93

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$762.57

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$134.57

Total project goal

$897.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$897.14

3 Donors

-$244.00

Donations toward project cost

-$226.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.40

Matching donations from our partners

-$630.56

Match offers toward project cost

-$535.98

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$94.58

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$22.59

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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