iPad in Education

Future of Education: NYC 3rd Graders Spend 75% of Day on iPads

Apple and IBM may not be fully satisfied with how technology is used in education, but there are success stories: Mineola, a New York suburb district school, has already developed a teaching method in which students spend about 75% of their instructional day on iPads. That's much more than other schools who have turned to...

Tim Cook to Meet the Turkish President for a $4 Billion iPad Deal [Report]

Apple CEO Tim Cook will reportedly visit Turkey in February next year, accompanied by select Apple executives, to meet with President Abdullah Gül over the country's so-called "FATIH Project” and discuss a potential iPad in education deal worth over $4 billion, according to a Turkish publication (via AppleInsider). The publication notes that Turkey’s educational project seeks to replace...