Online Math Textbooks

Algebra and geometry are being taught as real-world skills for the 21st century, as they are now presented through online math textbooks. The Wichita district has adopted an online textbook this fall which middle and high school students will access through...

No More Social Studies Textbooks

There will be no more social studies textbooks for students whose districts have opted to purchase electronic versions to replace outdated texts. Metro Nashville Public Schools and some Middle Tennessee systems have begun the replacement process.  The textbooks were...

Textbooks on iPads

Technology is the new norm at many schools and they are putting textbooks on iPads. At Laurel Hill School this is a pretty normal thing. Eighth-grade through high school students have been apart of a year and a half pilot program to find the best tablet for electronic...

Teaching With More Than A Textbook

Former elementary-school science teacher Kerry Matthews believes textbooks should make up only about 10% of a teacher’s curriculum, she shares in this opinion article. Matthews writes that she often used materials she found in the library, instead of the...