Private School in Tuscaloosa Ditching Textbooks – For Tablet PCs

imageThe Tuscaloosa Academy has switched some students over to Tablet PCs for their learning.  Check out the article and the video about the school making the move.  They talk about hardware problems in making the switch, but do say that the problems are just of a different kind.  It appears that the kids really like the idea too!

Even at this age, these 7th graders know how this technology will help make learning easier, in the classroom and beyond.

Seventh Grader, Joshua Jones said, “The laptops, when you connect to the internet, there’s global.  I think now, we’re becoming a global society so everyone will need like a computer.”