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Computers, WiFi on the way: Richmond County schools get update on 1:1 technology initiative

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Summarized by the Alliance for Fort Gordon
Published September 17, 2021

The Richmond County School District will receive 33,000 devices on Thursday as part of its 1:1 “PowerUp” initiative to give every student the use of educational technology.

Chief Technology Officer Carolyn McCord said during a school board meeting on Tuesday that 9,000 Windows computers will be delivered to the district’s high schools, 21,000 Chromebooks will be earmarked for the district’s elementary and middle schools and 3,000 additional Chromebooks will be delivered to the district’s Verizon schools.

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