I don't think
It's out of
Line. Here, a lot of teachers use them in their class. At their own expense. If each parent put in a few bucks, it could minimize her own out if pocket costs.
With that said. You already said you were going to get a gift card for something they each like.. This one likes iPads. Lol. If you already got the gift, no bigs. But really I donMt think it's out of line, considering how much of her own funds she is likely using for class products.
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