TITLE

Textbook Toss-Up

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;9/19/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 3, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a debate on whether schools should replace textbooks in classrooms with the Internet and other technological devices. Those in favor of using technology such as computers and SMART boards instead of textbooks argue that technology offers up-to-date resources, saves more time, and does a better job of holding students' attention. On the other hand, there are people who believe that technology cannot fully replace textbooks, since textbooks still provide more information and teach students to develop their reading and writing skills.
ACCESSION #
34312651

 

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