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Mr. Jue from Oakland CA is requesting Reading Nooks, Desks & Storage through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Laptop Cart Needed to Protect Valuable Technology for Students

Help me give my students a safe, secure laptop cart to store our 21st century technology!

  • $1,675 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are eager, joyful scholars who come almost entirely from low-income backgrounds of color. The majority of my students hail from Latino, Africa-American, and Asian backgrounds, many of whom will be the first in their families to face the challenges of attending college. They are academic and driven young adults who are determined to reach the heights of achievement in college, despite a series of systemic disparities and barriers of race and class they face everyday.

My students will need all they can to prepare themselves for the rigors ahead in their lives.

Access to academic English through profound and complex texts is absolutely crucial to ensure their success in English class as well as in their later academic careers.

My Project

My Oakland high school is in desperate need of 21st century technology. Due to a severe laptop shortage, many students are forced to type essays and learn 21st century technology skills on their cell phones. I want to protect the educational laptops we do have with a safe, secure laptop cart. This cart will store and protect these valuable resources from damage or theft. It will be housed safely in my classroom and will extend the lifetimes of our remaining laptops.

Students can't learn the technology and STEM skills they need in the 21st century if they have to type essays on their cellphones.

Please help me ensure my students have an equal opportunity to pursue the careers of their dreams. Don't let a lack of technology be a barrier to their success.

Mr. Jue
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Pearington Premium Fully Assembled Heavy-Duty Smart Charge 32 Device Mobile Cart, 3 Point High Security, Up to 15.6-Inch Screen Size, Removable Dividers w/Cable Guides, Padded Slots • Amazon Business $1,259.25 1 $1,259.25

Materials cost

$1,259.25

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$115.22

3rd party payment processing fee

$18.89

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,423.36

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$251.18

Total project goal

$1,674.54

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,674.54

1 Donor

-$332.00

Donations toward project cost

-$297.20

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$34.80

match offer

-$1,324.89

Match offer toward project cost

-$1,126.16

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$198.73

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$17.65

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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