Laptops for kids in Norfolk

  • The Department for Children, Schools and Families has given Norfolk County Council £310,000 to purchase laptops for more than 400 children. It will be used to target groups of young people who live in deprived areas, who are persistent absentees, traveller children, those in alternative education and those with English as a second language. Similar to a scheme that MEMORI is working on in Flanders…?

Original story on KableNet here

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About Peter Cruickshank

Lecturer in the School of Computing and a member of the Centre for Social Informatics at Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland. Interested in information systems, learning, politics, society, security and where they intersect. My attempts at rounding out my character include food, cinema, running, history and, together with my lovely wife, bringing up a cat and a couple of kids.
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