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Mr. Joseph Browne from St Petersburg FL is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Using Visuals to Improve Learning and Behavior!

Help me give my students a color printer for creating visual schedules and First/Then boards.

  • $510 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My scholars are wonderful children with a desire to learn. 100% of my scholars receive free breakfast, lunch, and some of them dinner. Our teachers are dedicated to serving the needs of these scholars and work hard to give them everything they need.

As a Behavior Specialist I work very closely with students who have some behavioral issues and special needs, one of the tools we use are visual boards and schedules for our scholars.

The most effective means for creating these tools is to make sure they are in color and vibrant for the needs of our scholars.

My Project

Visual schedules and First/Then boards are strategies to help scholars with Special Needs, we have scholars with Autism at out school. These strategies also work for scholars who need a visual reminder for monitoring and improving their behavior.

Research has shown that having something presented in color enhances the individual's visual memory and they are more likely to recall a color image than a black and white one.

Having these schedules and boards in a color format help the eyes focus on the task needed to be done.Color is also known to stimulate different areas of the brain which helps in achievement and learning.

Mr. Joseph Browne
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP LaserJet Pro M254dw Wireless Color Laser Printer (T6B60A) • Staples Advantage $299.99 1 $299.99
HP 202X High Yield Black Original LaserJet Toner Cartridge • Staples Advantage $96.99 1 $96.99

Materials cost

$396.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$432.93

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.40

Total project goal

$509.33

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$509.33

6 Donors

-$359.33

Donations toward project cost

-$305.43

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$53.90

match offer

-$150.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$127.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.50

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$0.00

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