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Ms. Look from Houston TX is requesting professional development through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Professional development

An Apple for My Teacher!

I need a MacBook Air laptop and Microsoft Office to be a more efficient teacher.

  • $1,368 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are four to five-year-old children that are eager to learn and curious about the world. Did you know that preschool provides the foundation for learning? Without a great foundation a house will not stand for long. Most of our students are at-risk students. Over 90% of our students are English language learners that receive free or reduced-price meals. I am proud to be part of a school that has a mission to offer high-quality education to at-risk children in grades Pre-K through fifth grade. Our school believes that every child can overcome hardships and become successful. The school, teachers, and parents are working together in order to close the gap.

My Project

I need this laptop to attend online professional development hours in order to stay in my current position of being a PK4 teacher. The professional development will improve my early education quality.

I will be completing my professional training on a program called eCircle which aligns its training to the Texas guidelines.

The professional development will be covering topics in classroom management, language, and literacy, social and emotional development, science, and mathematics. I am thrilled to attend this professional development in order to become a better teacher and to be able to have more ideas on how to differentiate my teaching.

Ms. Look
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 40 students.

6 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple MacBook Air with Retina display - 13.3' - Core i5 - 8 GB RAM - 128 GB SSD - QWERTY US • Best Buy Education $1,099.99 1 $1,099.99
Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT - license - 1 tablet • Best Buy Education $15.99 1 $15.99

Materials cost

$1,115.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

Sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$16.74

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,162.72

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$205.19

Total project goal

$1,367.91

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,367.91

4 Donors

-$675.00

Donations toward project cost

-$590.25

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$84.75

match offer

-$673.49

Match offer toward project cost

-$572.47

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$101.02

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$19.41

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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