I used to be a sceptic when it comes to the use of iPad in education. When I finally convinced myself to actually have one, I did not wait long to explore the new gadget and I am very impressed in many ways. Of course, education, being close to my heart is the first frontier that I explored when it comes to checking the suitable apps that can be helpful in teaching and learning. Here's an article that will help you get a glimpse of what iPad can do.
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