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Ms. Ernst from Lowell MA is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Ensuring Students Have a Voice!

Help me give my students two way radios and wireless mics to put on speaking events!

  • $546 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students attend a diverse, urban high school with a school population of over 3,000 students. The majority of students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch. There were 68 different countries represented in the graduation class of 2017. The high school also has a immense English Language Learner population along with Special Education students.

Students participating in the Political Debate Club and Mock Trial are actively engage in activities that encourage them to civically active and interested in the law and how it impacts society.

These are consistently looking for ways to feel empowered and inspired during their high school career.

My Project

These materials will ensure that students will be able to produce speaking events. Students worked on planning a TedxTalk this past school year and struggled with getting access two way radios and microphones. If these tools were more accessible for students to access, we could hold more than one speaking event to engage the school community in a dialogue.

My students will be more engaged and successful in organizing speaking events for the entire student body!

This will ensure student voices are heard about what they have on their mind! The ultimate goal is to give students the tools that they need to engage each other with speeches.

Ms. Ernst
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pyle Professional 8 Channel UHF Wireless Microphone & Receiver System 8 Belt Pack Transmitters 8 Headsets & 8 Lavalier Lapel Mics RF & AF Radio/Audio Frequency Digital Display (PDWM8275) • Amazon Business $361.99 1 $361.99
Arcshell Rechargeable Long Range Two-Way Radios with Earpiece 6 Pack UHF 400-470Mhz Walkie Talkies Li-ion Battery and Charger Included • Amazon Business $64.99 1 $64.99

Materials cost

$426.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.40

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$463.38

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$81.77

Total project goal

$545.15

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$545.15

2 Donors

-$545.15

Donations toward project cost

-$463.38

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$81.77

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$0.00

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