You're on track to get doubled donations (and unlock a reward for the colleague who referred you). Keep up the great work!
Take credit for your charitable giving! Check out your tax receipts

In a rush to make a major tax-deductible gift before the year's end? Purchase account credits and choose projects later!

Time is running out! Make your tax-deductible gift before midnight on December 31.

To use your $50 gift card credits, find a project to fund and we'll automatically apply your credits at checkout. Find a classroom project
Are you a public school teacher in need of funding? Get funded »

Are you a teacher? Create a project in 10 minutes and get what you need for your students. Tap here to start.

Skip to main content

We're a charity that makes it easy for anyone to help a classroom in need. Your gift is tax-deductible.

Your school email address was successfully verified.

See this teacher's page

Mrs. Jessica Benson from Lehi UT is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Help Me Provide Inclusive, Differentiated Distance Learning

Help me give my students a more hands-on, INCLUSIVE, enriched, differentiated and customized distance learning experience with a printer and ink cartridges.

  • $510 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I believe in teaching current events to my students, so my class started paying close attention to the Covid-19 story the first week we returned from winter break in early January. Consequently, we feel as though we‘ve watched as the virus made its way from Wuhan, across the globe and all the way to our front doorstep here in Utah. Nevertheless, as a group we were jolted and shocked when we were forced to transition from traditional school to online learning in just 24 hours, and with little to no resources.

The class now illustrates a prominent divide amid my class: about half of my students transitioned without issue, while the other half was left behind.

Whether the cause was due to being overwhelmed or a lack of understanding, once a student starts to fall behind, they find themselves on a slippery slope. After only a couple of weeks, those students are now facing the dubious challenge of trying to catch up on dozens of assignments, without the skill set to do so online.

My Project

Every kid has a unique learning style, and my role as an educator is to account for those learner variabilities and accommodate for them as best I can. When it comes to online learning, these variabilities are emphasized, particularly with regard to educational technology.

In an effort to provide my students with everything they need to be actively involved in their education from home, I need resources to help me create the materials required to do just that.

Paramount to my needs: printing capabilities. Printing packets and source material for my students from home would be a game-changer. If I can put hard copies into the hands of my students who are struggling with online learning, it would bring those kids back into the fold, and return my classroom to its more inclusive roots.

Not only would I have the instant benefit of customization with regard to my lessons and materials, I would also be providing an enriched, hands-on tool to my students who will benefit from having another option for completing their work. Having a printer would indirectly provide a way for the struggling students to get caught up on their missing work, while at the same time enhancing my instruction across the board since I would also be able to create reference material and accompanying texts to compliment what I distribute online.

Please help me to realize this dream so I may provide my students with an inclusive education and an enriched distance learning experience, TODAY.

Boost your odds

Add a profile photo in addition to your classroom photo. If you add a photo, it'll show up right here on your project page.

You are more likely to receive funding if you put a face to your name.

Upload a photo

Top rated for efficiency and transparency.

You donate directly to the teacher or project you care about and see where every dollar you give goes.

Expand the "Where your donation goes" section below to see exactly what Mrs. Jessica Benson is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Brother MFC-J5945DW INKvestment Tank Color Inkjet All-in-One Printer with Up to 1-Year of Ink In-box • Staples Advantage $299.99 1 $299.99
Brother LC3037 Color INKvestment Tank Ink Cartridge, Super High Yield, 3/Pack • Staples Advantage $64.49 1 $64.49
Brother LC3037BK Black INKvestment Tank Ink Cartridge, Super High Yield • Staples Advantage $32.99 1 $32.99

Materials cost


Vendor shipping charges


State sales tax


3rd party payment processing fee


Fulfillment labor & materials


Total project cost


Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Total project goal


How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal


4 Donors


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


match offer


Match offer toward project cost


Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Excluded support for DonorsChoose


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

View complete list Show less

Project Activity

{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Lehi","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[5957445],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"UT","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"proposalId":4882362,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","mayHaveReplacements":true,"numStudents":80,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Jessica Benson","authorIds":{"5957445":{"owner":"Mrs. Jessica Benson","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[4882362],"proposalHash":"2020387244","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":21294288,"photosPublished":false,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":[],"teacherId":5957445,"schoolCounty":"Utah","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"UT","name":"Utah"}}