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Mrs. Arlauskas from Charlestown MA is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

WRS Certified Teacher Conference

I need to attend a Wilson conference for WRS Level 1 certified teachers.

  • $859 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach English as a Second Language and Special Education to Grade 1. Our English Learners speak languages such as Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Portuguese, Haitian Creole, and Arabic. I work with students in the first grade SEI classroom, general education classroom, and inclusion classroom.

I teach first grade students with an English Language Development level ranging from 1-5.

I ensure all of my lessons are individually designed to meet all learners' specific language needs and IEP goals. My goal is to close the achievement and language gap for my students.

My Project

This summer, I would like to attend the Wilson Reading System (WRS) Teacher Conference. The conference will provide an in-depth, hands-on professional learning opportunity focused on Steps 1-6 of the new fourth edition. This conference will give me credit in order to renew my Wilson Dyslexia Practitioner (W.D.P.) credential.

Some WRS 4th Edition Institute session topics include the following: an overview of the fourth edition, phonology, morphology, orthography, and word elements.

Also, this conference will give me important updates regarding the fourth edition teacher materials including the following: instructor manual, lesson plan practice, vocabulary and Wilson words assessment, and end-of-step assessment lesson practice.

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

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Where Your Donation Goes

Component Company Total
Lodging Wilson Language $200.00
Activity Wilson Language Conference $429.00
Food Wilson Language $60.00

Trip cost

$689.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.34

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$729.34

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$128.71

Total project goal

$858.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$858.05

5 Donors

-$406.00

Donations toward project cost

-$384.85

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.15

match offer

-$405.28

Match offer toward project cost

-$344.49

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.79

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$46.76

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$0.00

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