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LA Unified School District Broadens Its Approach to Technology

A year after a controversial move to provide students at 47 schools with iPads, the Los Angeles Unified School District has broadened its approach to digital learning devices.

Blackwell middle school students study on their iPads, which all students receive starting in seventh grade.

A year after a controversial move to provide students at 47 schools with iPads, the Los Angeles Unified School District has broadened its approach to digital learning devices. A revised plan to go into effect next year will focus on providing one of six approved laptops for all students in the district’s 27 high schools. Eschewing a one-size-fits-all approach, the new plan will tailor technology needs to individual students. (Los Angeles Times

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