IPads are "transforming" instruction

02/14/2013 | Buffalo News (N.Y.), The

Educators say students who use iPads are able to look up unfamiliar words as they are reading, receive feedback from teachers instantly and have access to an unprecedented amount of information without leaving the classroom. While it's still relatively rare, a growing number of public schools are purchasing enough iPads so that every student can have one. "It's transforming instruction," said Marianne Currie-Hall, principal of Roy B. Kelly Elementary School in Lockport, N.Y. "I've got kindergarteners who email me their work."

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