Tablet- A Digital Publishing, To Makes Knowledge More Accessible
Education is going to be more interactive, as the dream that of a owning a tablet which was once viewed as a corporate tool by school children has come to an end. The government, book publishers and the technology industry are considering a large-scale effort to push the tablets into schools to transform education through technology.
The tablet a portable medium that can access and store information, images, music, video games and other apps for various needs, with a battery life that could last all day. Putting educational materials into digital form is something new.
Address to the growing awareness
Empowering students learn through tablet is seen as a way to address the growing awareness and demand for preparing students to effectively participate in the emerging global knowledge economy. It is believed that, in order to maintain competitiveness in a global economy, traditional classroom practices must be re-conceptualized in a way that enables students to engage themselves in knowledge building, to become more self-directed, and to assume greater autonomy and social responsibility over their own learning.
Tablet learning Is Poised to Revolutionize education
The role of gadgets in education is often contested and debated, but tablet seems to offer more to educators than any other technology did in the past. With a single investment, schools will be able to provide updated information to students and also make learning more enjoyable for students.
“I like the tablet because, the weight, size and cost.Tablets are much easier to care for, weightless and can be put in a small backpack or in its own carrier. Battery life can be short but for the amount of good it provides I’ll stick with it. The cost is far less than some laptops or pc.
What do you think? How are you using tablets — either slate or convertible — in your classrooms?