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Mr. Herman from Brooklyn NY is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Learning Come to Life with an LCD Projector!

My students need an LCD projector to help make my lessons come to life -- and to help bring some much-needed technology to the classroom!

  • $705 goal

This project expired on January 24, 2011.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Help my students connect to literature–and the world–by bringing videos, pictures, sound, and the Internet directly to them! Our tech room was burglarized last June, leaving our school in a major hole. I've found an old laptop that can be used, but we still desperately need a projector. Please help!

I teach 10th and 11th graders in a high-needs school in New York.

The kids are bright and often brilliant, but reading levels can be as low as 3rd grade. They love engaging, multimedia lessons that use video clips, music, and anything else that can help them dynamically connect to literature!

My Project

Imagine watching an interview with an author, seeing a film adaptation of a classic book, watching a teacher model writing skills in real time, or quickly pulling up a map using Google Earth. An LCD projector can do all this and more, bringing an engaging and useful technology to the classroom every day.

Our small school has very few technology resources -- and losing our laptop cart last June was an enormous blow.

Please help give our kids just a small part of what they need...and deserve!

Mr. Herman
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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21 donors21 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 120 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
EPSON EX31 MULTIMEDIA PROJECTOR -- EPSON EX31 Digital LCD Multimedia Projector • Quill $549.99 1 $549.99

Materials cost

$549.99

Vendor shipping charges

$5.50

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$598.74

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$105.66

Total project goal

$704.40

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$704.40

21 Donors

-$695.58

Donations toward project cost

-$598.74

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$96.84

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.82

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$0.00

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