OPINION: Why We Are Misunderstanding the Chromebook iPad Debate (EdSurge News)

“Stop me if you have heard this argument before.We have decided to buy Chromebooks for our students because they do 90% of what students can do on a typical computer at 1/3 the cost.”

Source: www.edsurge.com

An interesting look at the iPad-Chromebook dichotomy. Though the article is very much focussed on the advantages of iPads, (maybe it should be tablet in general), it does have some useful suggestions on how iPads can be used. Perhaps a more rounded piece might lead to a conclusion that a classroom in which students can access a range of tools which best suit purpose is in the end the best situation of all.

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