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Ms. Brown from Roanoke VA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Him and Her Hear Again!

My students need Sony headphones to help them learn and listen to activities at their own paces.

  • $197 goal

This project expired on September 20, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school is one of 5 middle schools in our city in Virginia. We pull from some of the lowest socioeconomic neighborhoods for our school. Some of our students come from backgrounds so difficult to imagine and still manage to make it to school. School provides consistency, social interactions, and safe learning for our students to be successful.

I teach at a Title 1 school where 100 percent of our students receive free breakfast and lunch.

Our students are entertaining, passionate, and search for acceptance that is found from teachers, staff, peers, and communities. We want to help our students be successful both academically and recreationally as we help mold their talents into hobbies and future goals. We offer a few clubs like SGA and Spanish club and sports each season like basketball, cheer, wrestling, softball, baseball, tennis, track, and cross country. We also try to focus on the arts with band, art, choir, and strings classes during the day as electives.

My Project

My students need over-the-ear headphones to be able to hear when using our school's technology. Having headphones in the classroom enables students to interact with audio and videos related to subject content individually at their own pace without the distractions of others around them. I would like to have a small group supply of durable headphones the students can use when completing activities for our class. This will help them get differentiated help as they complete different activities and watch tutorials.

Investing in this project will not only help my current group of students, but also many groups that haven't yet arrived at my door.

Thank you for supporting education and thinking of my kids! We really appreciate you helping us hear!

Ms. Brown
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 148 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
10 Sony Headphones (BUY 9 GET 1 FREE) • Best Buy Education $134.90 1 $134.90

Materials cost

$134.90

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.02

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$166.92

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$29.46

Total project goal

$196.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$196.38

3 Donors

-$187.55

Donations toward project cost

-$166.92

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.63

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

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$0.00

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