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.

  • $594 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

  • 1 donor
  • $0 still needed

Lonely Computers Need Accessories

My students need headphones and mice to accompany our Chromebooks for building 21st century skills.

My Students

I teach some very curious and wonderfully innovative students in rural Nevada. We have students of diverse backgrounds and socioeconomic status. There are students who are only having experiences with technology at school, while there are others that are very skilled with technology.

Our elementary school of about 300 students has began 21st Century skill initiatives in fostering students creativity and imagination using technology.

Through school-wide one to one Chromebooks, Hour of Code, and Maker Space projects, our students have gotten excited about their own learning and creating.

My Project

When our school began new 21st century skill initiatives, our teachers, students and parents worked hard to raise money for every student to have a Chromebook! It has been a wonderful journey finding new & innovative ways to incorporate a set of 30 computers into my math teaching.

The students LOVE to use technology while learning new skills, but feel like they need the right tools.

The wave of the future is computer programming through coding. My students use regularly to build their programming, divergent thinking, & innovation skills. "I wish we could use a mouse!" is a common phrase I hear in my classroom as the students are engaged in technology while using the touch pad on the Chromebooks. They also get frustrated at not being able to hear their own computer. At the moment, we share headphones, taking turns with which students get the good ones.

My students and I would like for each of them to have the accessories needed to maximize the effectiveness of the technology we already have.

Read More

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP x3000 Wireless Mouse, Black (H2C22AA#ABL) • Amazon Business $9.99 30 $299.70
Koss UR-20 Home Headphones • Amazon Business $11.18 12 $134.16

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


1 Donor


Donations toward project cost


Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms


Still needed View calculationHide calculation


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

View complete list Show less

1 donor1 donor has given to this project.

This project will reach 85 students.

Project Activity

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
{"pmaHash":"","schoolCity":"Minden","showProjectRecommendations":true,"teachersOnPage":[4429578],"isTeacherViewingTheirOwnProject":false,"schoolState":"NV","teacherPossessivePronoun":"her","PMsManager":null,"schoolGradeType":{"id":2,"name":"Elementary School"},"TeacherPMForms":{},"applePayMerchantID":"","proposalId":2541254,"proposalMessageFormModel":null,"numActiveProjects":0,"completingDonationAmount":0,"teacherHasClassroomPhoto":true,"proposalURL":"","verifyShowPhotos":"","numStudents":85,"teacherScreenName":"Mrs. Hoyle","authorIds":{"4429578":{"owner":"Mrs. Hoyle","donationSalutations":{}}},"displayedPercentFunded":1.0,"proposalsOnPage":[2541254],"proposalHash":"1302905160","isApplePayMobileOnly":true,"progressBarPercentage":100.00,"pmaId":"","teacherProfilePhotoURL":"","teacherHasProfilePhoto":true,"currentWorkflowStatusCode":21,"teacherChallengeId":20930223,"photosPublished":true,"queryString":"","DonorPMForm":null,"isApplePayEnabled":true,"fundedByTarget":false,"activeProject":null,"donorIdsForImpactPhotoCheck":["MzU3OTM2"],"teacherId":4429578,"schoolCounty":"Douglas","fullyFunded":true,"isStudentLed":false,"isExpired":true,"schoolStateObj":{"code":"NV","name":"Nevada"}}