Tag Archives: iPad

CliffsNotes App can make it so easy for students to avoid reading the classics

The last time I saw CliffsNotes, I was teaching high school English. CliffsNotes were the yellow and black booklets that were designed to help students gain the information needed about a novel in order to pass a test or write an essay without having to actually read the book itself. I lost track of CliffsNotes […]

Good for Abilene Christian University’s Optimist staff to publish on iPad

Speaking of technology changes in the media industry and how college curriculum should be changing to address those changes… The big news in technology today is Apple’s announcement of the iPad. About the size of a sheet of paper (8 1/2″ x 11″) and the width of a magazine, the iPad is very portable but […]