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Ms. Glausen from South Boston MA is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Tech Goals: One Step Closer

My students need a Chromebook to help us get one step closer to being a 1:1 classroom!

  • $275 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach a great group of students in the social-emotional/behavioral disabilities program at my school in Boston, MA. Excel is part of the Boston Public Schools system and many students are on IEPs or are considered English language learners. Many will be from immigrant/refugee families. Students are part of the free lunch program.

My students are amazing.

I bet every teacher says that on this site. It's almost like we're parents and we all think our kids are the best. Mine truly are.

My students come to school every day, knowing it is a safe place to take risks and achieve great things. Some are fighting with emotions that they can't control.

Others are learning how to identify strategies to overcome their disabilities, while we teach them that nothing can hold them back with hard work and determination. Others are just looking for a safe, warm place with a hug and food to put in their bellies.

My Project

The journey continues! I am asking for an additional Chromebook to help move us towards becoming a one-to-one classroom. On a daily basis in class, students will use this Chromebook to: access Google Classroom, conduct research, check their grades and more. It is clear to me that students need to have access to the internet and be taught how to be computer-literate (different than smart phone-literate!).

Technology is important in our inclusive classroom to help me ensure I am meeting each and every student's individual needs.

The world is developing rapidly and it is important to make sure my students are not left behind. Basic computer skills are a necessity in today's world.

Ms. Glausen
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Acer Chromebook 11, 11.6-inch HD, Intel Celeron N2840, 4GB DDR3L, 16GB Storage, Chrome, CB3-131-C8GZ • Amazon Business $199.99 1 $199.99

Materials cost

$199.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$232.99

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$41.12

Total project goal

$274.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$274.11

2 Donors

-$137.06

Donations toward project cost

-$116.50

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.56

match offer

-$137.05

Match offer toward project cost

-$116.49

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$20.56

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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