Is Online Learning a Solution for Cash-Strapped California Schools?


In the state that gave the world Facebook, Google and the iPod, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger says forcing California’s students to rely on printed textbooks is so yesterday. The governor recently launched an initiative to see if the state’s 6 million public school students can use more online learning materials, perhaps saving millions of dollars a year in textbook purchases. “California is home to software giants, bioscience research pioneers and first-class university systems known around the world,” Schwarzenegger wrote in a recent op-ed in the San Jose Mercury News.

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Sunday, June 14th, 2009 Uncategorized