Fla. district seeks to close "digital divide" with laptops

11/4/2013 | Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.)

The Pinellas County, Fla., school district is working to bridge the "digital divide" by distributing about 4,000 laptops to families with third- and fourth-graders at 36 low-income schools. The goal, officials said, is to expand learning beyond the classroom and to ensure that students who previously did not have access to computers at home have access to the digital tools provided by the district as well as discounted Internet access.

View Full Article in:

Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Assistant Professor of Education with Math and/or Science (STEM) Emphasis
MORAVIAN COLLEGE
BETHLEHEM, PA
Dean, School of Education
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY
Math Specialist
PCG Education
Richmond, VA
Instructional Design Specialist
Insight Education Group
Encino, CA