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Why are computers taking the place of textbooks?. Because computers are light weight Easy to carry More efficient than paperback books. Computers vs. Textbooks. BY: Rosie Collie. Overview. Why replace textbooks with computers Schools replacing textbooks Cost of textbooks

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## Why are computers taking the place of textbooks?

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**Why are computers taking the place of textbooks?**Because computers are light weight Easy to carry More efficient than paperback books**Computers vs. Textbooks**BY: Rosie Collie**Overview**• Why replace textbooks with computers • Schools replacing textbooks • Cost of textbooks • Saying goodbye to textbooks**Computers**• Light weight • Easy to upgrade • Save assignments • Getting instructions • Working on computers**Computers (Cont.’)**• An E-book is an electronic version of a paperback book. • Librarians tell us that people don't even know that libraries lend E-Books. Leaving books behind Checking things out**Textbooks**• School replacing textbooks • Cost of textbooks • Too heavy to carry • Saying goodbye to textbooks Books are moving Looking for pictures**Textbooks (Cont.’)**• Moving out books • Follett Software Company’s Destiny Textbook • Manger helps district save money and improve • Instruction in a time of shrinking budgets**Making a Choose**• More computers for students • Still looking inside books**Conclusion**• Technology is on the move in classrooms across America • Textbooks are moving out the door of the classrooms**Resources**• www.heartlandconnection.com/news/story.aspx?id=664893#.UKBQ-uQ73JU • www.ketknbc.com/news/many-people-are-saying-goodbye-to-paperback-books • Kcur.org/post/flexbook-textbook-replacement

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