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Ms. McCarthy from Thiells NY is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Hoping for Headphones!

My students need headphones with built in microphones to access and use technology effectively in our classroom!

  • $165 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am a third grade teacher to 24 kind, respectful and thoughtful students. Each day, we try to make the most of the time we spend together. We learn from each other as we celebrate our successes and learn from our failures.

My students are simply amazing.

They deserve my best every single day and that is what I strive to give them. I want our classroom to be a safe place where they feel comfortable to speak their minds, defend their thoughts and take risks.

My Project

The world we live in today relies heavily upon technology! I try my best to provide my students with experiences that will prepare them for the future. My students use the Chromebooks we have in our classroom every day. They use them to view videos, reinforce skills using different learning games and have even begun to record and edit their own video responses!

In order for my students to access this important technology or engage in it fully, they need these high quality headphones!

My students are eager to learn and do their best. However, they often get frustrated when they’re unable to focus or produce quality videos because of broken or low quality headphones. The headphones in this project also have built-in microphones. They will replace the ineffective headphones we have now and will allow my students to be active participants in their learning. Providing my students with quality headphones will create a quieter and calmer classroom, that is better suited for learning and will help set my students up for success!

Ms. McCarthy
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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BestGot Headphones with Microphone for Kids Adult with Microphone in-line Volume, Included Transport Waterproof Bag, Foldable Headset with 3.5mm Plug Removable Cord (Black/Green) • Amazon Business $17.99 6 $107.94

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