Today @ Colorado State has been replaced by SOURCE. This site exists as an archive of Today @ Colorado State stories between January 1, 2009 and September 8, 2014.

Higher Ed in the News

Classroom iPad use gets mixed reviews

September 22, 2010

Faculty and students seem confident that the iPad has some future in academe -- but they're still not exactly sure where that might be.

As students and faculty members around the country feel around for new ways to integrate the iPad into academic life, a handful of programs are taking a more formal approach to finding its place in the classroom.

The faculty at Indiana University has formed a 24-member focus group to evaluate iPad-driven teaching strategies. The groups have started meeting this month to assess how their iPad experiments are going, with a preliminary report due in January.

---------------------------

Read more from the Chronicle of Higher Education.