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Schools running out of funds to upgrade computers

Posted by Martin Finucane March 29, 2007 11:44 AM

An accounting class at Natick High School, where many students bring their own laptops.
(Globe staff photo by Bill Polo)


Some students in Natick bring their laptops to school because the district is short on computers equipped with the latest software, the Globe reports today.

The state Department of Education says that roughly a quarter of all school districts are not meeting the state's goal of one computer per five students.

-- Kay Lazar

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