Government laptop scheme: Only a third of eligible children benefit from free technology

Fiona Simpson
Thursday, August 20, 2020

Just over a third of disadvantaged children benefitted from the government’s free laptop scheme, with 27 multi-academy trusts receiving only one laptop each, figures published by the children’s commissioner for England reveal.

Some multi-academy trusts recieved just one laptop each. Picture: Adobe Stock
Some multi-academy trusts recieved just one laptop each. Picture: Adobe Stock

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