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Mr. Jefferson, II from Washington DC is requesting Computers & Tablets through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Testing Computer and Calculators for our Students

Help me give my students a laptop and testing calculators for our Special Education students.

  • $1,787 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students need basic supplies to complete STEAM assignments. Our students come from diverse backgrounds and cultures. My school is a growing, bilingual, elementary school located in Southeast, Washington, DC. It's home to close to six hundred students. Each and every student inspire me daily.

Our free lunch population is near one hundred percent.

In spite of many challenges, our students come to school ready to read, draw, write , think critically and ready to discover (science and technology). We encourage our students to look beyond challenges and thrive.

My Project

Mathematics is not about numbers, equations, computations or algorithms: it is about understanding. –William Paul Thurston. Mathematics is a subject that all students will need in order to function in this world successfully. Critical Thinking is a skilled that is developed and perfected in our mathematics classes. Additionally, technology is needed to test our students with their critical thinking skills

My goal is to help each and every elementary student succeed in mathematics and compete with other students on an international level.

I am trying to provide technology in order to make mathematics fun, exciting and challenging. Students will be able to express their critical thinking by journaling on the laptop. They will also use the calculators to check their answers.

Mr. Jefferson, II
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple MacBook Pro with Touch Bar - 13.3' - Core i5 - 8 GB RAM - 128 GB SSD - US • Best Buy Education $1,299.99 1 $1,299.99
Casio - Portable Calculator - Silver • Best Buy Education $4.22 20 $84.40

Materials cost

$1,384.39

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$83.06

3rd party payment processing fee

$20.77

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$1,518.22

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$267.92

Total project goal

$1,786.14

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$1,786.14

4 Donors

-$1,508.91

Donations toward project cost

-$1,298.92

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$209.99

match offer

-$258.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$219.30

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.70

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$19.23

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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