Has the iPad revolutionized education?

04/23/2012 | ReadWrite

Just two years after its launch, Apple's iPad tablet computer already has begun to change education. In districts that have been early adopters of iPads, there is some evidence that the devices improve student achievement. In one district, students using iPads earned higher scores in algebra than their peers who did not use the devices. Teachers also said iPads help engage students in learning. However, the iPad's cost is cited as an obstacle to widespread use of the device in schools.

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