Tablets: Tools for learning or distracting toys?
from By Cait Harrison
Classrooms have come a long way since the days of pencils, paper and textbooks. Now many school districts are trading those tools in for new ones — the latest tablets and laptops, to be exact. So what kind of impact is all this technology having on students, for better or for worse? Proponents of these one-to-one device initiatives, as they're known, say the technology aids learning and helps tailor lessons to each child. But the devices also bring some clear downsides.
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