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Poor kids with laptops read less, do more chores in Peru -study

* Children at home more for parents to nag* Computer games, listening to musicBy Mitra TajLIMA, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Poor kids in the developing worldgiven laptops to help them make big educational leaps...

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What Happens When a School District Gives Teens Laptops

What Happens When a School District Gives Teens Laptops | Math | Scoop.it
School officials at one Hoboken school thought it was a no-brainer to give every student a laptop. Now they've decided it was a terrible idea.

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Terri Rice's curator insight, July 29, 2014 11:31 AM

Danielle is correct. this is NOT a terrible idea. It just needs adults to be better prepared before they jump into an expensive endeavor. Donating these laptops to a district that can implement a sound plan for maintaining the equipment will allow this wonderful idea to live on!

Estralita Williams's curator insight, July 30, 2014 12:23 PM

Good reading

JNS Learning Systems's curator insight, August 25, 2014 10:24 AM

Have a well-thought out plan before distributing laptops to students