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Mr. Aragon
Grades 9-12
Nearly all students from low‑income households
  • 1 donor
  • $1,258 still needed
Distance learning
These materials will help students continue learning through school closures and other scheduling uncertainties related to coronavirus. Items will be delivered to the location chosen by the teacher.

Lets Do Distance Learning Right!

Help me give my students quality distance learning lessons! With a Surface Pro computer I can annotate on the screen and embed videos making it easy for my students to follow my lessons!

My Students

I work with a very special group of students. Close to 100% of my students are first generation Americans. Most of their parents do not speak English. They are very proud of their heritage but also proud to be Americans. My school is a Title I school and all of my students qualify for a free breakfast and lunch from our school. Many of my students come from families that struggle financially.

My students deserve a quality education from a school with state of the art technologies.

If they are given an even playing field, the sky is the limit for them. I miss being with my students. They are for the most part well behaved and eager to learn.

My Project

Teaching Calculus is difficult under the best of circumstances. Teaching Calculus via Zoom classroom has posed its challenges. I have been using a white board to demonstrate examples of problems from my home office via Zoom. There are many problems with this including glare and not being able to zoom in on my work.

With a Surface Pro I can annotate my work onto the computer screen giving my students easy to read examples.

I can also embed video and animate situations using Calculus in Motion apps.

Once we return to on site teaching at our school I will continue using this wonderful tool in my classroom.

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Microsoft - Surface Pro 7 - 12.3'Touch Screen - Intel Core i7 - 16GB Memory - 256GB SSD with Black Type Cover (Latest Model) - Matte Black • Best Buy Education $1,311.52 1 $1,311.52

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