TITLE

iBriefs …

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;6/6/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of schools in Manitou Springs to purchase iPads for each student in grades 5-8 for the school year 2011-2012 in Colorado.
ACCESSION #
61355976

 

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