Whither the Textbook? Opportunity Knocks, LOUD

Abram, Stephen
November 2011
Internet@Schools;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p20
The article comments on the future of textbooks in the digital age. It is said that textbooks serve as the foundation for standardized teaching. It is said that technological innovations have changed the face of education, and now new educational tools are being used to align the curriculum more closely with the learner. It is said that the traditional books have already taken the form of enhanced books which are available in electronic form and serve as a tool to support information literacy.


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