Hey Guys, Take a Look at This!

According to a recent article in the New York Times, technology companies are leaning toward a push into education. This push, although it does benefit students in my opinion, is for a profit boost. Education has always been a big money maker for companies that produce learning materials such as textbooks and workbooks. With an increase in classes, many students are leaning toward a technology based learning system, me included. I’ve always questioned the point of having to carry around so many heavy books back and forth to school, when in reality, half the books aren’t used and half the material in the books aren’t looked at for 99% of the year.

So why havent’ why made the complete transition to technology?

It’s probably because these so called techbooks have yet to be produced by notable education publishers. A recent push by the Discovery company to gain more profit involves…

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