Should Students be Allowed to use iPads at School? There can really be no doubt about the fact that the face of education is rapidly changing. These changes are occurring at a fast and furious rate and in no area is there a greater transformation than in that of technology. One area of technology in particular which is growing rapidly in education is the use of iPads. That being said, I have comprised an article which examines the positives and negatives of students using iPads at school.