Tablet PCs Long on Innovation

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At the University of Toronto, the Tablet PC has been making inroads and the newer versions of the Tablet PC and its software has an undeniable cool factor that appeals to university students.

The news report cites Trevor Claiborne who runs a popular Tablet PC blog aimed at students.

It also includes includes comments about the Microsoft Education Pack. Ink Flash Cards allows users to create flash cards to learn facts or study for an exam. You can handwrite a question on the front of a card and put the answer on the back. Graphics and text can be added as well.

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Robert Heiny
Robert W. Heiny, Ph.D. is a retired professor, social scientist, and business partner with previous academic appointments as a public school classroom teacher, senior faculty, or senior research member, and administrator. Appointments included at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Peabody College and the Kennedy Center now of Vanderbilt University; and Brandeis University. Dr. Heiny also served as Director of the Montana Center on Disabilities. His peer reviewed contributions to education include publication in [I]The Encyclopedia of Education [/I](1971), and in professional journals and conferences. He served s an expert reviewer of proposals to USOE, and on a team that wrote plans for 12 state-wide and multistate special education and preschools programs. He currently writes user guides for educators and learners as well as columns for [I]TuxReports[/I].com.