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Ms. J. from Fayetteville NC is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Charging the Books!

My students need this Belkin Charging Station to keep their Chromebooks charged and locked up when they are not in use.

  • $486 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are students with special needs; however, they are just like everyone else. When we try to get supplies from the library we usually get the old, outdated materials. Lately they have gotten materials that have not been fixed or are not going to be fixed. My students use technology to assist them in their assignments, lessons, instruction and they feel accomplished!

My students are 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students.

We have a hard time grasping some basic information, but when we finally grasp it, it brightens everyone's day. My students have to do a lot of extra things in order to receive a high school diploma. In addition to their core courses, they also have to take occupational courses. They are responsible for having to learn job skills in school and off campus. They have accumulated a number of community-based hours of employment before graduation. My students love to help each other out, and they like to feel successful. When someone in the classroom grasps a concept, it is like a huge celebration. Technology has helped my students grow and learn functional skills that would be difficult to achieve otherwise.

My Project

Our building is old and we are limited on the number of plugs in our classroom. We have invested so far in 6 Chromebooks through the support of DonorsChoose. We would like to keep our Chromebooks charged, ready to go and safe for everyone's use.

Keep our Chromebooks charged and safely ready to go.

Our students will learn the responsibility of charging their Chromebooks because we have one class right after another and if the Chromebooks are left out and not charged, the next class will not be able to complete their lesson.

We want to get more Chromebooks in the future, but for what we have right now we want to keep them charged and safely locked up when not in use!

Ms. J.
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Belkin Secure and Charge Station with Surge-Protected Power Source • Amazon Business $349.95 1 $349.95

Materials cost

$349.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$27.30

3rd party payment processing fee

$5.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$412.50

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$72.79

Total project goal

$485.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$485.29

2 Donors

-$242.63

Donations toward project cost

-$206.24

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.39

match offer

-$242.66

Match offer toward project cost

-$206.26

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$36.40

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$0.00

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