Coronavirus: Government cuts laptop allocations for some schools by 80 per cen

One school received an email from the Department of Education saying it would only receive 13 of the 61 computers it had been promised – even though it actually needed 168. Another was told on Friday night that its expected allocation of 17 laptops had been cut to just three. Schools received the notification the day after a new legal duty to provide immediate access to remote learning to pupils who are at home because of Covid-19 came into force.
 

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26/10/2020