PC Buyers Curtail New Purchases as Pandemic Splurge Wanes

Superintendent Frank Scarafile, who runs the Little Ferry, N.J., school district, has some bad news for PC and chip makers: He is slashing spending for new devices.

After purchasing hundreds of new Chromebooks for students during the first two years of the pandemic so kindergartners to teens could participate in remote learning, he said the district is well-stocked.