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 »
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

Ms. Li from Los Angeles CA is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

iPads for Learning!

My students need iPad minis in the classroom. The iPad is a powerful tool to help children with various needs learn independently.

  • $739 goal

This project expired on February 26, 2016.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

The energy level in my Kindergarten classroom is high and my students are eager to learn and work hard every day. They are interested in everything from reading and math, to singing and painting. My goal is to give all of my students what they need to grow and be successful in school.

My school is located in Los Angeles and the students come from various backgrounds.

Some have never been to school before and are learning letters and sounds for the first time. Others are already reading and are ready to do more! One thing they all have in common is their enthusiasm and love for school. I want to give them all the opportunities to learn and grow at their own pace. We work in small groups to practice their reading skills and the foundational skills that they need to learn and grow.

My Project

As my students move through their day, they are at times given the task to work independently. The challenge for me as their teacher is how to make this independent time the most useful and engaging. iPads are a powerful tool for this. With the learning apps that are available, I will be able to give the students time to work on skills that are appropriate to their level and at the same time fun!

This project will make such a difference in my classroom.

It will give me the freedom to work with children in a small group who need my help while knowing that my other students are also working on skills they need independently. These same students will be using iPads in the future for testing and other projects as they move through their school years. This will give them the experience they need in using this type of technology.

Ms. Li
Grades PreK-2
Half of students from low‑income households

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

10 donors10 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 24 students.

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 Ms. Li is requesting.

See our finances

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad mini 2 with Wi-Fi - 16GB - Silver • Best Buy Education $269.99 2 $539.98

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


9 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":"Los Angeles","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[46891],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"CA","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":1,"name":"Early Education"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":1768514,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":24,"teacherScreenName":"Ms. Li","authorIds":{"46891":{"owner":"Ms. Li","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[1768514],"proposalHash":"-1833703571","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":83347,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["Mjg1MDkxOA==","MjU0ODY0OQ==","MzI3ODc5Nw==","MTI1NDk2Mw==","MzI3OTc3NQ==","NDY4OTE=","MzI3OTYwMg==","OTYwNTI5","MTIyMzgwNA==","Mjk2Nzg4Mg=="],"teacherId":46891,"schoolCounty":"Los Angeles","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"CA","name":"California"}}