Issue 38: Refurbished computers
A Guide to Accepting Donated Computers for your School.
The decision to accept or decline an offer of donated computers for your school can be complicated. There are many important questions to ask, including: Will the computer run the software that your school currently uses? What is the cost of integrating the hardware into your existing networks? Will your teachers or students need additional training to use the computer? Do you have the appropriate documentation and CDs for the original operating system?