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Mrs. Saechao from Charlotte NC is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

Never Stop Learning

I need to obtain my National Board Certification. By achieving this certification I can model to my students that we are all life-long learners.

  • $2,479 goal

This project expired on November 23, 2020.

This project expired on November 23, 2020.

My Students

My classes consist of 20-25 fourth grade students each, all with diverse academic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds. We are a Title I school, and more than half of our students receive free or reduced-price lunch.

My students are eager to be academically successful, and I am determined to do whatever I can to help them reach their goals and aspirations.

Donations to this project will provide the materials needed to completely immerse my students in the curriculum in a fun and engaging way.

My Project

I believe in order to be a great teacher, I need to be a life-long learner. I have been teaching and learning with fourth graders for most of my career and I still love it! I love watching my students gain confidence in themselves. I love to ignite the fire in them that will make them life-long learners who are excited to read, learn and discover new things. My desire to make a difference in every one of my students' lives is my driving force.

Becoming a National Board Certified teacher will enable me to continue to hone my skills as an educator and have a greater impact on student achievement.

Becoming a National Board Certified Teacher will distinguish me as an accomplished, highly effective educator.

Mrs. Saechao
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 45 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
NATIONAL BOARD FOR PROFESSIONAL TEACHING STANDARDS • National Board for Professional Teaching Standards $475.00 4 $1,900.00

Materials cost

$1,900.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$148.20

3rd party payment processing fee

$28.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$2,106.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$371.77

Total project goal

$2,478.47

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