Iowa Schools Seek $2 Million for Technology

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

A $2 million campaign will try to get 21st-century technology into every classroom in the Iowa City school district. The Iowa City Community School District Foundation, a private nonprofit that raises money for the district, launched the public phase of its “EveryClassroom” campaign on Tuesday.

The goal is to get three pieces of equipment in every classroom in the district: interactive whiteboards, document cameras and multimedia projectors.

Some of the district's 800 classrooms already have the items, and the foundation said the $2 million would help equip about 500 rooms and to train teachers.

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