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San Diego Schools Spend $15 Million On 26,000 iPads For Kids

San Diego Schools Spend $15 Million On 26,000 iPads For Kids

The iPad has proven to be a popular education tool among students.

San Diego’s Unified Schools District has spent $15 million on almost 26,000 iPads that will be distributed across 340 classrooms this fall in what is reportedly one of the largest educational iPad purchases to date. The devices will be used by fifth- and eighth-grade students, in addition to some in high schools.

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iPads Phasing Out Lab Computers at San Diego University [Apple in Education]

iPads Phasing Out Lab Computers at San Diego University [Apple in Education]

iPads Phasing Out Lab Computers at San Diego University [Apple in Education]

At San Diego State University’s College of Engineering, the rapid asexual mitosis of comp sci students has engendered a problem: there are more students than lab computers.

The iPad to the rescue! By rebuilding its web server infrastructure to support virtual computing through Mobile Safari, almost all of the students at SDSU are able to do most of their work on the go, whether through the iPad, iPhone or Android (boo).

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