TITLE

Louisiana uses $35M in state funds for software, hardware purchases

PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Electronic Education Report;05/13/98, Vol. 5 Issue 9, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the efforts of Louisiana's Center for Educational Technology to narrow the ratio of students in the state to computers. Use of the Classroom-Based Technology Fund (CBTF) from the state legislature to supply the public schools and non-public districts with computers and software for the 1997 to 1998 school year; Distribution of the CBTF money; Budget allocation of the CBTF money's remainder.
ACCESSION #
620277

 

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