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Ms. MacDonald from San Jose CA is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

Mad Scientist NEEDS NGSS Training!

I need Professional Development that promotes NGSS standards. The NSTA conference has a variety of tools that I can learn from.

  • $382 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are the most curious, intrigued, entry-level programmer-type students that you will ever meet. They come to school smiling, ready to take on the challenges of the day. They have to work hard. Many of them are second language learners. All of my students qualify for free breakfast and lunch, and once a month, Second Harvest brings my children nourishing fruits and vegetables. Life is not easy for them, but nothing is going to stop them from learning and being the best they can be.

My Project

The National Science Teachers Association Conference theme is “Elevating Science: Digging Deeper” it will provide training's that will help me to develop the next generation of scientists, engineers, and other STEM professionals.

The conference prepares participants comprehensive professional learning around the new standards and supports the design and implementation of three-dimensional units of instruction.

This training will allow will help me gain a deeper understanding of the three-dimensions, phenomena and the development of storylines. Additionally, it will give me the skills to help facilitate the learning of others. This training is designed to help teachers provide an excellent K-12 SCIENCE education.

Ms. MacDonald
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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4 donors4 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 66 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Activity NSTA $190.00
Transportation NSTA $100.00

Trip cost

$290.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.35

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$324.35

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$57.24

Total project goal

$381.59

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$381.59

4 Donors

-$336.15

Donations toward project cost

-$324.35

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$11.80

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$45.44

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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