TITLE

Nevada Ed. Dept. asks legislature for $22M in technology funding

PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Electronic Education Report;09/16/98, Vol. 5 Issue 17, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that the Nevada Department of Education has submitted a proposal to the state's Budget Office asking for $22 million in funding for instructional technology for the 1999-2001 school year. Usage of the funding to purchase computers and software; Basis for the distribution of the proposed funding to school districts.
ACCESSION #
1140655

 

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