TITLE

Digital Takes (Some) Share in Texas

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;10/10/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 20, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 2011 adoption of Texas of the digital trending in K-12 schools. It also adds that the state is also pushing to step up the use of digital materials in grades 5 to 12. It also mentions the submissions of various companies in different language arts categories offered in print and digital versions such as the Zaner-Bloser Educational Publishers and McGraw-Hill Higher Education.
ACCESSION #
69714943

 

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