Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Many US schools adding iPads, trimming textbooks

incoming freshmen at western Connecticut's suburban Brookfield High
School, hefting a backpack weighed down with textbooks is about to give
way to tapping out notes and flipping electronic pages on a glossy iPad
tablet computer.A few hours away, every student at Burlington
High School near Boston will also start the year with new school-issued
iPads, each loaded with electronic