Take Two®

News and culture through the lens of Southern California. Hosted by A Martínez

As LA schools committee scrutinizes iPad expansion, students delighted

by Annie Gilbertson | Take Two®

72288 full
Second graders at Baldwin Hills Elementary students react as they get their iPads for the first time on Friday, Nov. 15. Baldwin Hills is the final school to receive iPads as part of LAUSD's pilot program. Maya Sugarman/KPCC

The LA Unified School District iPad pilot program is wrought with complications. It came in millions of dollars over budget, and there have been security issues.

IF the board votes to give every student a tablet, it'll cost more than a billion dollars. But none of that matters to the thousands of kids putting aside the pencil and picking up iPads this year.

KPCC's Annie Gilbertson visited the last classroom in the pilot phase to get them.

blog comments powered by Disqus

Enjoy Take Two®? Try KPCC’s other programs.

What's popular now on KPCC