Qball for All!

Grant Applicant

Julie Brisbin

Grant Date


Grant Category

Description (10 points)

The Qball is a soft throwable microphone designed to be used in a classroom setting.  We are interested in adding one to each classroom for a total of 10.  It will plug into our existing sound amplification system

Amount Funded


Budget Item(s)

$1790 - 10 Q Ball throwable wireless microphones ($179 each)




Benefits of Program (10 points)

Qball benefits student engagement and increases student participation in classroom conversations. The Qball amplifies the student's voice so every student can benefit from hearing and understanding their peers clearly. 

Success of Program (10 points)

The success of this program would be measured by an increase in student engagement in class.  This is something that can be observed as well as measured in an increase in meeting speaking and listening standards.

Implementation (10 points)

These will be used right away in all of the classrooms.

This is sustainable and a one time purchase. No other funding will be necessary. It is durable and meant to last many years.

Can you share this grant with your grade level or subject team?

Yes, we do see opportunities to use them in a collaborative setting with other classes as well.

Other funding sources

Site funds for this item are not currently available. We could ask our PTC for a portion of the grant.