Curriculum Prompts New Concerns in L.A. iPad Plan

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New worries have surfaced about the Los Angeles district’s ambitious plan to distribute iPads to thousands of students, this time focused on a digital curriculum from Pearson that is being rolled out despite being incomplete.

Cecilia Rosas‘s insight:

…And this is the other side of the coin.  After much initial enthusiasm, the schools struggled to develop rules and protocols to guide use of the devices. Now, staff members are wrestling with how to use the iPads for classroom instruction—a challenge, given the extremely limited scope of the digital curriculum.

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