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Ms. Penn from Trenton NJ is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Charging for Learning

My students need a secure place to store and charge their Chromebooks.

  • $513 goal

This project expired on August 9, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students live in a high poverty neighborhood and they come to school with diverse minority backgrounds. All of them are non Caucasian, either being African American or of Hispanic descent and all of them receive free lunch. Most of them come hungry to school every day and look forward to coming to school for daily essentials of life as well as for their love of learning.

Despite all of their economic hardships, these students arrive ready to learn and they seek out ways to connect with the teachers and community members in the building.

They are eager to help others, especially in ways that highlight their individual strengths.

My Project

My students have one to one Chromebooks in our classroom, but we are in need of a safe place to store and charge them. Having a charging cart will enable all Chromebooks to be charged and ready for learning on a daily basis. Having a dedicated place for them will also teach them responsibility of organization as well as keeping them charged.

The donations to our cart will help keep our Chromebooks in good condition for this years class as well as the future classes.

This is extremely important, as students will need to use them in future grade levels.

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

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
ECR4Kids 30 Bay Locking Laptop/Tablet Charging Station Cart with Keypad Entry, Black • Amazon Business $399.99 1 $399.99

Materials cost

$399.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$435.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$76.94

Total project goal

$512.93

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$512.93

5 Donors

-$427.93

Donations toward project cost

-$363.74

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$64.19

match offer

-$85.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$72.25

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$12.75

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$0.00

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