No more pencils, no more books: this Vancouver school has embraced iPads, iPods and apps

Vancouver Sun Education Reporter Janet Steffenhagen visited Elsie Roy Elementary School to discover how the teachers are using a class set of iPads and other technology to aide student learning. She writes:

For students attending one of Vancouver's most popular public schools, the classroom is an exciting world of iPads, iPods, apps, laptops and SmartBoards.

Even the youngest children at Elsie Roy elementary in Yaletown are using iPads as they learn to write the letters of the alphabet, pull them together into words and tackle basic addition and subtraction with colourful and interactive applications that make learning feel like fun.

Read more on: vancouversun.com

Photo credit: Nick Procaylo, PNG

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