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Ms. Stakias from Long Beach CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Resources Needed for Students with Special Needs (ED)

My students need the TI-30XS calculators to help them learn their grade level curriculum.

  • $215 goal

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My Students

My students are students with emotional disabilities (ED). Many of them have experienced trauma in their lives and have difficulty coming to school. The typical student in my class reads a significantly below grade level. Some even read at the Pre-primer grade level. The majority of my students are of diverse ethnic backgrounds. Our classes support a significant percentage of the schools English Language Learners. The opportunity and achievement gaps are apparent among our student population. Our department does not receive any special funding to help support our kids. Special education teachers are expected to deliver excellent instruction in science, math, English, and history without the requisite tools to teach our students.

My Project

My students all come to me with a variety of learning challenges. My job is to provide them with a high quality of education while meeting their individual needs. Having access to technology will allow me to differentiate work for them. The TI-30XS calculators that I am requesting for my students will level the playing field. My students come to school without the necessities to learn. They are unable to afford to buy the materials needed to help with organization. We just need your help in getting everything through our door! We will use these calculators to aid us in the process of becoming life-long learners. I truly need your support to make this a reality. Thanks!

Ms. Stakias
Grades 6-8

This project will reach 18 students.

1 donor has given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
TI-30XS MultiView Teacher Kit Pack, Yellow • Amazon Business $137.29 1 $137.29

Materials cost

$137.29

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$12.56

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.06

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$181.91

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$32.10

Total project goal

$214.01

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$214.01

1 Donor

-$214.01

Donations toward project cost

-$181.91

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.10

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$0.00

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