Wisconsin schools opt for online textbooks
| Jan 21, 2011
"The proliferation of mobile technology, which is leading some schools to experiment with one-to-one computing initiatives, combined with the expansion of traditional textbook publishers onto the Internet, means that many students are reading in a whole new way," according to an article by Amy Hetzner in the Education section of Journal Sentinel Online.
"Digital textbooks not only provide the print text that generations of students and teachers have relied on, they also open the possibilities of more audio, visual, and interactive presentations of information," writes Hetzner. To learn more about the switch to online textbooks in Wisconsin schools, read the full article.