The Free Press, Mankato, MN

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December 19, 2013

iPads in the classroom: Not a bust, but not yet a boon

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Cisneros also uses the iPad to transport them to different places. Recently, she arranged for her students to meet first-graders in a special education class at Esplanade Elementary in Orange, Calif., via the iPad. One student used Braille to read a story to Cisneros’ class.

“My students were mesmerized, watching her hands move over the pages,” Cisneros said. “I got chills.”

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(The Hechinger Report is a nonprofit education news outlet based at Teachers College, Columbia University.)

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