How many computers are in schools can depend on who's asking
Many schools have computers that no longer worked -- or are so old that they don't work all that well.
A recent EduTech blog post explored how issues related to ownership and liability can impact the use of computers in schools .
Leased computers might not be reported, he speculated, given the way that current information requests to schools were formulated.
If other schools report on their computer inventory like we do, we are afraid that, if we report fully, and other schools don't, we would be at a competitive disadvantage, as schools that have more computers than we do but report having fewer computers would probably receive new equipment before we do.
counting the beans can sometimesbe rather difficult --and what you brew may dependon how you countHow many computing devices are in our schools?