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Mrs. K from Paterson NJ is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

iPads needed: to Customize the Learning Environment

My students need iPads to built their confidence,to increase their motivation to learn and to personalize lessons for their individual needs.

  • $845 goal

This project expired on July 6, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I work in a low income/high poverty school district. Many of my students come from households where English is not the primary spoken language.

However, my students have a strong desire to learn, to progress, and to overcome the many hurdles that impede them from achieving their full potential.

As a special education teacher, I would love to provide essential learning tools in my classroom to help my students and prepare them for academic work.

They all love to be helpful and thankful, and enjoy learning by doing.

However, they struggle with many challenges that impact their progress in school and their ability to develop strong and meaningful relationships with others.

Despite their disabilities and struggles in the classroom, they want to learn, want to feel involved, and want to be successful in life.

All we need is to provide them with the right tools, support, and confidence, so that they can grow and be able to achieve success.

My Project

Most students with special needs can and will benefit from technology in the classroom. Incorporating technology within classrooms increases students’ motivation to learn and helps personalizes lessons to accommodate for one’s individual needs. Another aspect to bringing iPads in to the classrooms is that they are multi-sensory, meaning that students can take the learning approach that makes the most sense for them.

In addition, assistive technology help special needs students thrive academically and keep up with their peers, while also helps students achieve additional — sometimes unexpected rewards.

The tablets will provide my students with access to a world of endless online resources and applications dedicated to enhancing their potentials to succeed in.

Mrs. K
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 16 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple iPad 3 Retina Display Tablet 32GB, Wi-Fi, Black (Certified Refurbished) • Amazon Business $200.00 2 $400.00
Apple iPad 3 Retina Display Tablet 16GB, Wi-Fi, Black (Certified Refurbished) • Amazon Business $159.99 1 $159.99
Kisreal USB Charging Station Smart 7-Port Desktop Charging Stand Organizer for iPhone, iPad, Tablets and Other USB-Charged Devices • Amazon Business $49.99 1 $49.99
iPad 9.7 inch (2017) / iPad Pro 9.7 / iPad Air 2 / iPad Air Screen Protector, Anker 9.7" Tempered Glass Screen Protector - Anti Fingerprint / Scratch Resistant / Apple Pencil Compatible • Amazon Business $9.99 3 $29.97
Spigen Smart Fold iPad 9.7 Case Trifold Stand with Auto Sleep and Wake Function, Hard PC Back Cover and Soft Microfiber interior for Apple iPad 9.7 2017 - Gold • Amazon Business $13.99 1 $13.99
ESR iPad 2017 iPad 9.7-inch Case, Lightweight Smart Case Trifold Stand with Auto Sleep/Wake Function, Microfiber Lining, Hard Back Cover for the Apple iPad 9.7-inch,Black • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
New iPad 2017 iPad 9.7 Inch Case, DTTO Ultra Slim Lightweight Smart Case Trifold Cover Stand with Flexible Soft TPU Back Cover for iPad Apple New iPad 9.7-inch [Auto Sleep/Wake] - Navy Blue • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99

Materials cost

$677.92

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$10.17

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$718.09

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$126.72

Total project goal

$844.81

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$844.81

1 Donor

-$844.81

Donations toward project cost

-$718.09

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$126.72

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$0.00

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