Dist. 10 Schools Slow Down High-Tech Plans
St. Clair, Stacy, Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL)
Byline: Stacy St. Clair Daily Herald Staff Writer
Itasca Elementary District 10 will merge slowly onto the information superhighway, rather than adopt the superintendent's accelerated plan.
The school board allocated only $50,000 - a third of what it earmarked last year - for its 1996-97 technology program. The money will pay for teacher training and committee stipends.
After recently completing an initiative that wired schools and created writing labs, the board decided to form a task force to assess the district's computer needs. The board will review suggestions throughout the year, but minimal funds will be available for purchases, board President Donna …
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Publication information: Article title: Dist. 10 Schools Slow Down High-Tech Plans. Contributors: St. Clair, Stacy - Author. Newspaper title: Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL). Publication date: May 10, 1996. Page number: 1. © 2009 Paddock Publications. COPYRIGHT 1996 Gale Group.
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