Chicago Tribune: iPads for Everyone at New Trier

ipadforblogNew Trier High School is embracing a future with more e-books and iPads — and fewer old-fashioned text books. But not all parents in the district are thrilled with having to pony up extra money for the gadgets.

“We’re in a wealthy district, but you can’t assume that everyone’s wealthy,” said Mary Rita Kropp, a New Trier parent who addressed the school board on the topic at a meeting this week.