Can Apple Save Education? [InfoGraphic]

Posted February 4, 2012 at 6:50pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 9740 views

OnlineEducation.net has published a new infographic that questions, 'Can Apple Save Education?'

Apple recently announced three new applications that will effectively revolutionize education around the world: iBooks 2, iBooks Author, and a new and updated iTunes U. For America, the world's largest economy, this means great things -- especially considering that the country's current educational practices are in deep water. Of 30 developed nations around the world, the United States ranks 25th in math and 21st in science: a disparity that has politicians and educators baffled. Every 26 seconds a student drops out of high school in the States, but there is hope.

Studies from places like Maine and Ohio have shown that technology can save education. Students who have access to iPads and laptops in their classrooms perform substantially better than their peers without this technology, and with Apple's new platform for spreading free education to its products the real question we should be all be asking is: Can Apple save education?


Take a look at the infographic below...

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Steve Jubs the Messiah - February 4, 2012 at 9:38pm
I want that pic! With the face of Steve jobs!
boreddrummer - February 4, 2012 at 7:59pm
where's the statistic for the percentage of children not paying attention in class because they're playing with there iphone
boreddrummer - February 4, 2012 at 8:00pm
their* oh the irony of it all, should have taught me to proof read in school i guess
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