A new connection is being made at three of Compton Unified's Apple ConnectED grant schools where iPads are at the forefront of 21st century learning.
Compton Unified School District’s Jefferson Elementary School welcomed two very special guests to its iPad rollout event, Friday, January 15.
Compton Unified Alum Dr. Dre & Apple Executive Lisa Jackson Celebrate iPad Rollout at Jefferson Elementary
From left to right are: Artist Mark Paul Deren (AKA Madsteez); Board Member Mae Thomas; Board President Satra Zurita; Principal Stephanie Richardson, Ed.D.; Terry Lenin, Chair Board Director of Turnaround Arts; Justin Orkin, head of finance for AOL; and King Elementary students taking part in the school's mural ribbon-cutting ceremony.
In an effort to boost academic achievement while preparing students for college and 21st Century careers, Compton Unified School District (CUSD) and Apple have begun distributing iPads to students at five schools - beginning with Carver Elementary School.