Mass. freshmen to use iPads to learn 21st-century skills

09/2/2013 | Wicked Local

This year, a Massachusetts school district will distribute 300 iPads to high-school freshmen to help improve teaching and learning. "The major advantage is that they're really helping us teach the 21st century skills that students need to access and validate information and develop the kinds of organizational and editing skills they need in this day and age," said Interim Superintendent Thomas Kingston.

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