E-books R Us?

We here in California have made a startling discovery.  We’re out of money.  Suddenly, the educator’s fondness for cuddling a warm, bound pile of ink-enhanced cellulose is giving way to open-source texts and ebooks, not to mention a sudden recognition of the environmental impact of all that printing and binding.

image of sony ebook

We know there have been a number of fantasies in this direction, but the rubber has hit the road in our state.  What are readers finding?  Searches on ebooks in schools yield a number of library-based experiments around the country, but is there anyone on the verge of making The Great Leap at a district or county level?


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