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  • $662 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Ms. Fraser
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 15 donors
  • $0 still needed

iNeed iPad To Better Instruct Students With Special Needs

My students need an iPad and case to improve their individualized education.

My Students

"Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming." -- Goethe. Technology is a necessary part of education and society today. Students with disabilities need real world technology at their finger tips to optimize their learning!

My students are each identified special education students.

They have individualized education plans with various accommodations and modifications. It's a necessity for them to have hands on tools to better their communication and academic skills. They attend a public elementary school in an urban district.

My Project

Technology is necessary for an ever changing society and educational world. This iPad and case will allow students to supplement their learning through educational apps that enhance their strengths. They will be able to work on specific tasks that target their goals and objectives for academics, behavior, and attention. This technology will reach the students in a way that I can not. It will better provide for accommodating their needs and modifying lessons to meet each students needs.

Seeing a student with a disability thrive and accomplish educational targets that seemed out of their reach is absolutely amazing!

This iPad will impact every student through engaging them and supplementing their education with apps targeted for their specific disability. Let me help my students overcome their obstacles and succeed in this global society!

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Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple® iPad® with Retina display Wi-Fi - 4th generation - tablet - iOS 6 - 16 GB - 9.7' • Best Buy for Business $499.99 1 $499.99
Rocketfish™ Mobile - Case for Most Tablets Up to 10' • Best Buy for Business $12.61 1 $12.61

Materials cost

$512.60

Vendor shipping charges

$12.00

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.69

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$562.29

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$99.23

Total project goal

$661.52

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$661.52

14 Donors

-$401.69

Donations toward project cost

-$348.94

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$52.75

match offer

-$251.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$213.35

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$37.65

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.83

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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

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15 donors15 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 15 students.

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