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Ms. Romayne from Chicago IL is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Technology for Urban School Educator & Parents

Help me give my students and parents with updated technology to be used to enrich and support daily activities.

  • $430 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

98% of the students at my school receive Free/Reduced Priced Lunch and reside in low-income households. Students are working hard to improve Literacy test scores. Students are tested in areas of vocabulary and comprehension. There are several interventions that students participate in to enrich their reading skills such as Small Groups and Saturday School.

My students love to read and learn new information.

They utilize all resources that are given to them with appreciation and gratitude. The students who will receive the impact of this project is grade 5.

My Project

The technology requested will be used by the teacher to take attendance, create assignments, record papers and locate academic material online for academic student daily learning activities.

The tablet will be shared with students as well.

Students will have the opportunity to engage in academic apps and programs digitally. This will allow students the opportunity to be exposed to diverse styles of learning and applying skills. The tablet will also be shared with students to record, edit and create multimedia projects in Reading and Social Studies.

The tablet will also be used by parents. Parents will have the opportunity to utilize the technology to apply for employment and education opportunities.

The current technology that is used is outdated and broken. Currently, the school budget is scarce and the educator is on a waiting list to receive new technology.

Ms. Romayne
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latino, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

This project will reach 60 students.

9 donors have given to this project.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad (Latest Model) with Wi-Fi - 32GB - Space Gray • Best Buy Education $330.00 1 $330.00

Materials cost

$330.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.95

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$364.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$64.40

Total project goal

$429.35

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$429.35

8 Donors

-$214.68

Donations toward project cost

-$182.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.20

match offer

-$214.67

Match offer toward project cost

-$182.47

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$32.20

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$0.00

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