iPad http://wlrn.org en A School's iPad Initiative Brings Optimism And Skepticism http://wlrn.org/post/schools-ipad-initiative-brings-optimism-and-skepticism A growing number of school districts across America are trying to weave tablet computers, like the iPad, into the classroom fabric, especially as a tool to help implement the new <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/07/05/198442307/education-reform-learns-lesson-from-old-standards">Common Core state standards</a> for math and reading.<p>One of California's poorest school districts, the Coachella Valley Unified southeast of Los Angeles, is currently rolling out iPads to every student, pre-kindergarten through high school. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 21:57:15 +0000 Eric Westervelt 22707 at http://wlrn.org A School's iPad Initiative Brings Optimism And Skepticism