March 21, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
SmartBoards replaced blackboards, could textbooks be next?
During last week’s Osakis School Board meeting, teachers demonstrated the feasibility of iPads replacing textbooks and becoming an everyday classroom tool. Continue Reading
December 31, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The pilot project was launched after some lawmakers requested it. Continue Reading
December 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic
School board also hears about lunch changes, scholarship program’s success. Continue Reading
December 9, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Donations from the school’s parent-teacher organization and some Title I funds were used to purchase 10 iPads which are shared by two classes at his school. Continue Reading
December 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The Davison County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to plunge into the digital age.
December 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The Davison County commissioners will meet in regular session at 9 a.m. Tuesday in the Commissioners’ Room at the courthouse, 200 E. Fourth Ave., Mitchell. Continue Reading
November 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic
A future without paper is the vision of Davison County Commission Chairman John Claggett.
November 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Mitchell Middle School teachers and students will show off their iPad skills to the Mitchell Board of Education when that body meets in regular session at 5 p.m. today at the Middle School, 800 W. 10th Ave.
May 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR The iCardinals Campaign raising funds from the community to provide individual Apple iPad tablet computers for students at Willmar Senior High will have an informational open house from 5 to 6 p.m. Monday at the Willmar Senior High Theater.
April 10, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
Kids used to bang chalk dust out of erasers after class. Now will they have to delete cookies?
Children in the Early Childhood program in Brandon are using iPads in the classroom, thanks to an Otto Bremer Foundation grant. Three to 5-year-olds started using iPads for learning in February. Continue Reading