Finally some good news in these troubled times of budget cutbacks, litigation, etc. Fullerton, California schools are moving forward with a 1:1 laptop program after reaching a settlement with the ACLU.
The program appears unique: parents of students at the 20 school will have the option to buy into the program at $1,500 a pop. If 90% of the families buy them, the district will pick up the tab for loaners for the remainder of the student population.
You can read about it here.