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iPads gaining popularity in schools
Some schools plan to use tablets for new standardized tests
by WKSU's MOLLY BLOOM


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Analysts predict Apple will end the year with record sales of its iPad products and among those stocking up are America’s schools. Educators use them as teaching tools and to help students collaborate on class projects. Now some schools are also planning to use iPads to administer state tests. StateImpact Ohio reporter Molly Bloom has been following that and talked with ideastream Executive Editor David Molpus.

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StateImpact Ohio is an education reporting collaboration of NPR and Ohio public radio stations WKSU, WCPN and WOSU. For more education reporting, go to stateimpact.npr.org/ohio.
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