Monthly Archives: September 2011

iPads Make Better Readers, Writers

Once upon a time teachers stood in front of a blackboard writing letters of the alphabet with chalk and drilling students to develop literacy skills. But now that children are growing up with laptops, streaming video, and even iPads, what’s

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Many US Schools Adding iPads

A recent USA Today article highlights the trend of schools adding iPads rather than netbooks or laptops. Read more below: —- For incoming freshmen at western Connecticut’s suburban Brookfield High School, hefting a backpack weighed down with textbooks is about

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