Tablets are way more better tablets are way more better than textbooks and books are shitty they are booring and textbooks are only written but tablets are not only written but also visual and with audio which help to learn alot, and the world we living today is the generation of it. Due to advancement in technology, there is a need to replace textbooks with tablets in the current society and the education system however, this idea would not be well taken by the opponents of the tablets pegged on their abilities to cause distractions and the higher costs. Unless tablet based education becomes really affordable for an individual, we should not really think about replacing textbooks rather for some time now, tablets will continue to play the role of supporting devices which offer a playway environment for children to learn.
Replacing textbooks with tablets will make these numbers even higher since each tablet is very expensive and has to be replaced periodically as newer technologies come out they are also costly to maintain and time consuming to fix. In future, replacing tablets with textbooks might prove to be helpful with better technologies that would strike out the disadvantages that prevails now but at present indian schools are not ready for this change. Tablets will replace textbooks at four centres of vibgyor high group of schools from the next academic year the school is introducing its digital curriculum for class v students. When you compare the size and weight of a dozen textbooks to the size and weight of an e-reader with the same textbooks loaded onto it, there's no denying that the e-reader wins.
Replacing textbooks with tablets is a key change that will surely enhance a student’s way of learning, as well as develop a well-equipped generation of undergraduates ready to make a difference in the world. There is another strike against traditional textbooks: they go out of date, sometimes within a year or so, and replacing them can cost a school district hundreds of thousands of dollars. I have seen many people using tablets to read news papers and novels, and i like using tablet but replacing tablets with textbooks i don't prefer reply post message messages list start a board user rank stock keeper tablets vs textbooks electronics862 1/31/2011 8:49:22 am.
Schools are replacing textbooks with ipads at least one principal at a suburban boston high school thinks ipads at $500 dollars are a better long-term investment than textbooks. New digital textbooks will be light digital devices – such as a laptop or tablet – that combine internet connectivity, interactive and personalized content, learning videos and games, and other creative applications to enable collaboration with other students while providing instantaneous feedback to the student and teacher. Should student's textbooks and notebooks be replaced with laptops should heavy textbooks and notebooks be replaced with laptops and tablets if students truly want to replace textbooks. Six in 10 college students – and seven in 10 high school seniors – believe tablets will replace traditional textbooks within five years, according to findings from the pearson foundation’s second annual survey on students and tablets, which was made public march 14. While tablets may be a one-time purchase, blaine’s tate pointed out tablets break and can require costly repair or replacement, and digital content put on tablets isn’t free.
Tablets should replace textbooks as that would save paper and hence, would be much better for the environment it would also save the hassle of carrying heavy bags, save recurring cost of. With the tablets, you can do this, plus get information from the internet to support what you need hopefully, a future side benefit of tablets will be the use of interactive media that can help those people who are not as good at theoretical concepts from written text. The cost of college textbooks on paper can easily surpass $1,100 a year if students find that the price of the ipad and the digital textbooks balance out, then the ipad investment could quickly make sense.
Despite bill gates' 2001 assertion that tablet pcs would be the most popular type of pc in the us by 2006 (another one of his fanciful predictions), they've failed to really catch on outside some. Study have shown that a tablet can cost as high as 550 percent of a textbooks which can be absurd high if the school want to replace thirty textbooks the start-up cost to replace textbooks with tablets is very high which can be a difficulty for some schools. Though there’s no talk of tablets replacing textbooks in guilford county, other districts have begun the process or have abandoned them all together muller road middle school in south carolina has already gone paperless. Adding to this, is the cost textbooks are cheap, whereas tablets are expensive also, for a school to incorporate tablets into their classes, infrastructure needs to be added, teachers and staff need to be trained, and the tablets actually have to be purchased and set up for classroom use.
Tablets should replace textbooks the humankind and society have both evolved, and textbooks are now a thing of the past and cannot live upto the pace of technology. This feature is not available right now please try again later. Textbooks cost hundreds of dollars a piece, while a tablet can cost the price of only one textbook subscriptions for online textbooks in bulk (for public schools) cost only a fraction of the physical copy's cost.