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    AlphaSmart 3000

    Recently two AlphaSmart computers appeared in our IT Suite (BIG clearout underway here and it seems that anything remotely IT - Epson Printer bags etc is dumped in the suite).

    It looks like the AlphaSmarts originated from Sheldon School in Chippenham.

    Any suggestions as to what to do with them?

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    Do you know why you can't get french fries in Wiltshire?

    They've no Devizes for Chippenham

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    keep em, good for exams when the pupil needs a word processor and no other gimmicks, otherwise talk to your SEN dept. see if they could use them.

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    That’s very interesting. How exactly did they get over to your place? Admittedly I haven’t worked at Sheldon for a month but last time I checked SEN where still using the AlphaSmart’s.

    Might want to mention it in a PM to "DaveM" the network manager. But IT never really had much to do with them apart from ordering replacement batteries all looked after by SEN.

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    Looks like they came her donkeys years ago via the ICT Centre? You are welcome to have them back if you want them.

    Quote Originally Posted by MicrodigitUK View Post
    That’s very interesting. How exactly did they get over to your place? Admittedly I haven’t worked at Sheldon for a month but last time I checked SEN where still using the AlphaSmart’s.

    Might want to mention it in a PM to "DaveM" the network manager. But IT never really had much to do with them apart from ordering replacement batteries all looked after by SEN.

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    It didn't bother me. I'm working over the other side of Chippenham now at another school. Just intresting to see how these things wallk around. I found a hole punch the other day with the name of a school in Trowbridge on it.

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