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Mr. Kauffman from New Bedford MA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Desktop for Video Creation and Editing

My students need a desktop computer and screen to use with video editing software.

  • $790 goal

This project expired on June 12, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Students in my school are able to apply their developing knowledge of mathematics and science using technology. We use hands-on materials and learning through experiences and challenges.

Over 95 percent qualify for free or reduced-price lunch, but students still respond to our enthusiastic, caring teachers and staff.

Students are expected to work hard and maintain a consistent effort. They are highly motivated and enjoy challenging themselves. They work well in collaboration with their peers and are always creative in their solutions.

My Project

We have been using a camcorder and video editing software to create short films and a school news show. The current computer set up does not have the necessary amount of computing power or space to properly implement the video program. The students have been working hard and doing the best they can with what we have, but a better computer and screen would make the club and projects much easier to complete. This would also make the projects and lessons more effective.

The desktop computer, screen, and accessories will allow the students to create more innovative videos and use the software more effectively.

Mr. Kauffman
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 800 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Acer Aspire Desktop, Core i3-7100 with Office 365 • Amazon Business $434.98 1 $434.98
VIOTEK NB27C 27" Curved Monitor Full HD 1920 x 1080p Large Widescreen Samsung Panel With HDMI DVI VGA For Computer Desktop PC • Amazon Business $179.99 1 $179.99
AmazonBasics Mini DisplayPort (Thunderbolt) to HDMI Adapter • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
AmazonBasics High-Speed HDMI Cable, 6 Feet, 1-Pack • Amazon Business $6.99 1 $6.99

Materials cost

$631.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.48

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$671.43

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$118.49

Total project goal

$789.92

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$789.92

1 Donor

-$394.96

Donations toward project cost

-$335.72

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.24

match offer

-$394.95

Match offer toward project cost

-$335.71

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$59.24

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$0.00

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