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Ms. C. from Los Angeles CA is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

Think Creatively and Innovatively!

I need to go to the "Think Differently: A Crash Course on Creativity & Innovation"! Why? I am a special education teacher and I want to be more creative and innovative!

  • $394 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a Special Education teacher! My students have ADHD, Autism and Specific Learning Disability. In spite of that, I love them. It is my passion and my goal to help these kids succeed regardless of their disabilities! It is a joy to see them excel and strive through challenging tasks.

My motto is to make learning fun and engaging by being a creative teacher!

Scaffold, differentiate and use various strategies so that the curriculum is accessible to them.

We are a Title I school, 100% of the kids receive free lunch and we are in an extremely underserved neighborhood.

My classroom is special because we make the impossible- possible by working very hard to achieve our goals! By trying our best, sharing our knowledge with each other and being kind, caring and accepting.

My Project

This course or professional development will help me learn to measure the impact of creativity in my classroom through design, implementation and innovation. It will help me to be more empowered, to confidently experiment with different techniques, exchange ideas and thoughts through collaboration and refine my knowledge to help flourish my creative culture.

This will help me understand individual learning styles and make me a more creative problem solver and thinker!

As a special education teacher we have to differentiate and consider the individual learning styles of each student. We have to think creatively, plan efficiently and effectively to make sure each and every lesson is fun and engaging!

I want to be a more confident, creative and empowered through innovation. Please help me be the best that I can be for my students!

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Trip package Think Differently: A Crash Course on Creativity & Innovation (Registration Fees Only) $300.00

Trip cost

$300.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$334.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$59.03

Total project goal

$393.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$393.53

4 Donors

-$126.00

Donations toward project cost

-$120.75

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$5.25

match offer

-$251.47

Match offer toward project cost

-$213.75

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.72

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$16.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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