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Ms. Ray from Houston TX is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Video Tutorial Access with Tablets

My students need 2 tablets so that they can access video tutorials in the classroom.

  • $752 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My motto in my classroom is "No excuses, just solutions". I strive to teach my students how to find solutions to their problems so that they don't have any excuses. One of my goals for my students by the end of the year is to take ownership of their education.

Many of my students come from low income families.

I teach mostly Hispanic, African American and Asian students. My students are very interesting and come from all sorts of backgrounds. I have a lot of respect for them because of their perseverance and work ethic. Many are taking care of siblings at home on top of their school load and possibly an outside job. They have faced much adversity already in their life and yet they continue to press on.

My Project

I am asking for 2 tablets for my classroom so that my students will be able to access tutorial videos. Many of my students have devices that they can use to watch the videos, but I do not want to punish those that don't. They should have the same opportunity. The videos will provide additional support for the student as they study for a test or simply try to complete an assignment.

The donation of these tablets will improve my classroom because I believe it will improve the engagement level.

Students love to use technology and are more likely to do their work in this manner. In the workplace technology is used daily, however students have limited use on a regular basis. I would like to provide them the opportunity to improve their technology skills while learning the math content.

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Ms. Ray
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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8 donors8 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 90 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Apple - iPad mini 2 with Wi-Fi - 16GB - Space Gray/Black • Best Buy for Business $299.99 2 $599.98

Materials cost

$599.98

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.00

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$638.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$112.76

Total project goal

$751.74

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$751.74

7 Donors

-$601.74

Donations toward project cost

-$511.48

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$90.26

match offer

-$150.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$127.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$22.50

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$0.00

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