Deleting the Digital Divide: Device Shortage Expected to Continue

Yes, the problems that tightened access to student computing devices during the height of the pandemic are expected to plague districts in the coming school year too.

When Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger told 60 Minutes reporter Lesley Stahl in early May 2021 that the global chip shortage would probably last for “a couple of years,” one could almost hear the collective gasp from purchasing officers at school districts across America. Could the device shortages that clobbered schools in the height of the pandemic closures strike again?

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