When Jeanne Hayes set out to research the deployment of 1-to-1 computing programs in the nation's schools earlier this year, she expected to see growth in the number of schools that have adopted 1-to-1 strategies. She didn't expect to see so much growth.

According to her survey of all 2,500 school systems in the U.S. with at least 4,000 students, more than 23 percent said they are implementing 1-to-1 computing programs in at least one grade. Compare that to the last known survey on the topic, market research firm Quality Education Data's "Technology Purchasing Forecast" for the 2003-2004 school year.


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