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Submission + - iPads for all causes parental backlash (

NGTechnoRobot writes: In a bid to bolster Apple's order book during the festive season Rossett School in Harrogate, North Yorkshire has mandated that each student should see their way clear to purchasing an iPad, without giving too much thought to the UK Government procurement and tendering guidelines the school seem set to continue down the one to one iPads for students programme leaving many parents angry and exasperated. The headteacher sent this letter out to parents to explain the decision.
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