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Mrs. Hodge from Ft Lauderdale FL is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

NAEYC Conference Pre-K

I need registration costs, hotel, transportation and food for the NAEYC conference in Washington, D.C.

  • $1,379 goal

This project expired on July 27, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I have a passion for teaching since I was very young. My passion is to teach wonderful preschoolers. I believe this is the most important age of education, young children are like clay and we are the artists who create awesome masterpieces.

Seeing the world through my students' eyes has helped me to teach them to explore invent and create challenges.

My students keep me going and wanting to wake up every morning looking for more strategies and knowledge. I want to be a better teacher because of my students.

My Project

The NAEYC Annual Conference is one of the largest early childhood conferences. Each year, teachers, administrators, students, and researchers attend presentations and exhibits to explore the latest learning strategies in the early childhood field.

In addition to these amazing events planned, they also have exciting professional development opportunities and giveaways planned!

The annual Conference is held in Washington, D.C. There will be about 500 break-out sessions with many tactile learning opportunities. Here we can deepen our professional knowledge with NAEYC’s speakers and training opportunities. The ideas and lessons learned at the conference will be utilized in my classroom for providing additional instructional strategies for struggling and enriching student learning. This will benefit every student in my classroom. The conference will allow me to grow as a professional and learn new strategies for teaching various academics.

Mrs. Hodge
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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9 donors9 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Lodging Chelsea Hodge $500.00
Miscellaneous Chelsea Hodge $295.00
Food Chelsea Hodge $180.00
Transportation Chelsea Hodge $150.00

Trip cost

$1,125.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$16.88

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,171.88

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$206.80

Total project goal

$1,378.68

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,378.68

8 Donors

-$715.10

Donations toward project cost

-$695.88

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$19.22

match offer

-$560.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$476.00

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$84.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$103.58

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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