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May 18, 12:00 AM

Mass. school is hooked on the iPad

"I've never been as excited about a piece of technology," he said. It boots up immediately, helps students organize their work and thoughts, allows students to write with a stylus on the screen, doesn't put up a barrier between students and their peers and teachers, and allows for auditory or visual learning. But the clincher, he said, was when he sat down with one about six months ago to see how it might help him create a U.S. history lesson. He found primary sources, textbooks to download and, through iTunes U, a lecture from a friend at Yale University.

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