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Mr. Duncan from Los Angeles CA is requesting Instructional Technology through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

The Final Countdown! Full 1 to 1 Access to Computers

Help me give my students the final two laptops to give our classroom complete access to technology.

  • $637 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I teach children in a low-income and high poverty neighborhood in the inner city of Los Angeles. At this Title I school, 100% of my students receive free lunch.

Though their economic standing has them encountering many challenges, struggling to receive an exemplary education will not be one of them as far as I am concerned.

My hope is to provide my students with the highest expectations so that they can succeed in their lives, education, and careers. To help me do that, I need resources that these students may not have readily available.

My Project

Technology is a heavily relied-on tool in the classroom. My students use computers to research, type up their writing, practice specific skills, and basically watch the world open up in front of their eyes.

It's my goal to build a classroom where the student and device ratio is one to one.

Currently, I share a technology cart with another teacher, so the purpose is to give my students full-day access to computers. I recently got a project funded that brought our computer total to twenty-two. We need only two more to be completely 1:1. We are requesting two laptops to give our classroom complete access to technology.

As of right now, it's difficult for students to complete projects and fully access computers to meet their educational needs, so I am requesting two Chromebook laptop computers. These Chromebooks will open up my planning so I can engage in bigger projects for my students to take on. I will be able to take them to new places in the classroom.

Mr. Duncan
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, 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.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
HP Chromebook 11A G6 - Education Edition - 11.6' & Google Chrome Education License • Best Buy Education $231.00 2 $462.00

Materials cost

$462.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$42.27

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.93

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$541.20

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$95.51

Total project goal

$636.71

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$636.71

5 Donors

-$319.00

Donations toward project cost

-$271.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.85

match offer

-$317.71

Match offer toward project cost

-$270.05

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.66

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$0.00

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