7 Assertions on iPads in Education | 2.0 Tools... and ESL | Scoop.it

There is no research, which clearly shows, that iPads or other tablet supports student learning better than laptops. Most of the reasons to buy iPads for educational purposes (rather than laptops) are based on unsubstantiated assertions, which are primarily based on technical or economic considerations – not pedagogical reflections. There is good reason to stop and consider, whether buying iPads is the right solution for schools, if they want to practice 1:1 learning.