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

Classroom Technology- Chromebooks

My students need access to Chromebook computers to be college and career ready!!

  • $546 goal

This project expired on July 27, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is a large urban public school with almost 1000 students. Our students come from mostly low-income or impoverished backgrounds with almost all of our students receiving free breakfast and lunch. Our school is a very ethnically diverse school. Students speak a multitude of languages including English, Spanish, Hindi, Bengali, and Arabic.

As diverse as our students are economically and culturally, they are also diverse in their academics and the resource tools needed to better their education.

Our school district lacks the funding to give all students the tools needed for them to succeed. My students don't let that bother them though. They come to school eager to learn and to become a better citizen.

I teach fourth grade Social Studies and Science. I have 3 classes of 25-30 students. Each class, is eager to learn, but our lack of resources hinder their opportunities. Unfortunately, these students don't receive the tools needed to fully succeed, like their peers from better economic school districts. My students DESERVE the same as everyone else. Please help us achieve this!!

My Project

My students need the access to technology like all of their peers around the nation. We can use the computers for Google classroom, testing, research projects, typing, use of everyday programs like Microsoft, educational websites, etc. Even the simple lesson of sending an email will be taught via these materials. Most students don’t have computers at home. This can allow them access it, via the trust program, of borrowing it and returning it. Teaching respect and responsibility. Question is....What can we NOT do with technology?!? With these Chromebooks our possibilities are endless!! All I need is your help!!! Please help!

Ms. LaFlesh
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 80 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP Chromebook 11 G5 Education Edition 11 6 Celeron N3060 4 GB RAM • CDW-G $213.83 2 $427.66

Materials cost

$427.66

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.41

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$464.07

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.89

Total project goal

$545.96

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$545.96

1 Donor

-$272.97

Donations toward project cost

-$232.03

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.94

match offer

-$272.99

Match offer toward project cost

-$232.04

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.95

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$0.00

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