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Chromebooks Gaining Popularity in School Districts

Suddenly, Chromebooks are surging.

Barely a blip on educators’ radar screens as recently as 2012, the inexpensive, Web-based laptop computers accounted for nearly one-third of all mobile-digital-device sales to schools in the United States in the first half of this year. Over the past two years, large school districts from California to South Carolina have made significant Chromebook purchases, and the Montgomery County, Md., system recently embarked on the country’s largest confirmed K-12 Chromebook deployment to date.