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Glasgow starts iPad roll-out to pupils, teachers across city schools

Wednesday 11 September 2019 | 11:18 CET | News
Glasgow City Council has started the roll-out if pupil iPads as part of a multi-million pound IT contract that will benefit around 70,000 children and young people in the city's schools and nurseries.

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Companies: CGI
Countries: United Kingdom
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