Are computers for every student a wise investment?
A federal 1-to-1 computing program could reap huge rewards for the nation, researchers argue
By Dennis Pierce, EditorRead more by Dennis Pierce
Daily technology use in core subject-area classes, frequent technology use in intervention courses, and a low student-to-computer ratio can play a critical role in reducing dropout rates, new research suggests—and the study’s authors argue that a federal investment in mobile computers for every child would pay huge dividends in terms of national productivity. Read more with registration.