800px-IPad_2_Smart_Cover_at_unveiling_cropEducation is changing…

Educators across the nation have put Apple’s tablets into the hands of tens of thousands of students. Like many of the devices champions, Dumestre thinks the device has the power to enhance the learning experience like no other.

The new programs are the latest example of how technology isn’t just replacing things like textbooks or lectures, but is even eliminating the need for classrooms. At St. Mary’s, administrators and instructors spend a year working with a consultant to design coursework that takes advantage of the device’s portability and immediacy.

Read full story, and HT to @pmphillips for sending it to me.

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