Remember textbooks? Yeah. Forget about textbooks. Students at Seton Hill University are all getting iPads and access to all their textbooks on the iBook store. Iâd say itâs one of the biggest changes in pedagogy since the move from the one-room schoolhouse.
Check out Seton Hillâs website. It states, in no uncertain terms, that âBeginning in the fall of 2010, all first year undergraduate students at Seton Hill will receive a 13â³ MacBook laptop and an iPad.â
Can you imagine? I remember I was about to go to Clarkson University in New York back in 1993 because they were giving out laptops. But a MacBook and an iPad? Thatâs like getting a pony and a unicorn.