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

Help us go 1-to-1! 7th Graders Need Personalized Learning!

My students need 6 Acer Chromebooks.

  • $1,161 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

In the world today, access to technology equates to opportunity. In my classroom my goal is to offer as much opportunity for my students as possible. My students, a diverse group of learners from many cultural and language backgrounds, love to learn, and technology is a gateway to learning!

My students come to our Title I school from families who have often just moved to the United States.

They come from many socio-economic strata and represent a wide-breadth of learning needs and styles. My school embraces, above all else, the process of learning through doing and the benefit that tackling real-world problems in the classroom can have on students' learning process. The teachers at my school use a variety of strategies to engage students in this process of inquiry which makes our school a very special place. We are a community, but we need resources to succeed.

My Project

My students will use these Chromebooks to engage in personalized blended learning and project-based learning with technology. With these six computers we will be closer to the goal of having a 1-to-1 classroom. These computers will enrich their learning.

I believe that having access to technology is essential to giving my students a fair shot at college and career readiness.

What's more, I believe that having access to computers can transform an educational environment, especially considering the language and learning needs that are present in my classroom. This project can help to make real and positive change happen for my students.

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Mr. Zimmermann
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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7 donors7 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 90 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Acer Chromebook, 11.6-Inch, CB3-111-C670 (Intel Celeron , 2GB, 16GB SSD, White) • Amazon $159.00 3 $477.00
Acer Chromebook 11 CB3-111-C670 (11.6-inch HD, 2GB, 16GB) • Amazon $154.99 3 $464.97

Materials cost

$941.97

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$14.13

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$986.10

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$174.02

Total project goal

$1,160.12

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,160.12

6 Donors

-$571.23

Donations toward project cost

-$493.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$78.18

match offer

-$580.06

Match offer toward project cost

-$493.05

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$87.01

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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