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LAUSD to use construction funds for $500 million to distribute iPads to all students

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By Emma Collins
Reason Foundation

LOS ANGELES – LAUSD recently approved a contract with Apple to buy iPads for 30,000 students, for a total cost of $30 million. They will also be hiring about 15 “facilitators” and providing training and support for the first 47 schools to adopt the program. This purchase is just the first step in a plan to purchase iPads for all 650,000 LAUSD students, with a price tag of about half a billion dollars.
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