Despite scarce resources, schools across the District are exploring new ways to bring technology into classrooms.
The devices use web-based storage and apps. In some District schools, they are turning outdated classrooms into modern hubs of learning.
Blended learning, an approach that uses a mix of teacher-led and online instruction, has caught on at some District schools.
Nine years in, the school is undergoing a reboot. Ambitious plans for using technology have been hindered by school and District upheaval.