In a time of tight school budgets, cheap Chromebook laptops from Alphabet’s Google unit accounted for nearly 60% of PC shipments to U.S. K–12 schools in 2017, according to Future-source Consulting. And over 30 million students and teachers use Google Classroom software. The business isn’t high-margin, but Google stands to benefit by ensuring the next generation knows its technology.
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