iPad To The Rescue?

The New York Times reports that at Roslyn High School on Long Island, a pilot program is underway to determine if iPads should replace textbooks for a generation raised on video games. Roslyn High is a strong school that has sent many graduates on to BU over the years. What they do will influence other schools.

But some educational experts say there is no evidence that iPads improve learning and that the money spent on the tablets should go elsewhere.

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