Grandview High School http://news.stlpublicradio.org en No textbooks, but tech-books this year at St. Louis-area school http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/no-textbooks-tech-books-year-st-louis-area-school <p>A small high school in suburban St. Louis is tossing aside textbooks in favor of digital tablets.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/education/article_e7bf7411-5ef0-553b-9046-bb0145ef0139.html">St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports</a> that Grandview High School in Jefferson County will use <a href="http://www.cobyusa.com/?p=prod&amp;prod_num_id=10498&amp;pcat_id=1013">Android-powered Coby Kyros</a> tablets in place of textbooks this year. Students will be allowed to take the tablets home. They&#39;ll be used to take tests, do homework and complete assigned readings.</p> Fri, 19 Aug 2011 16:55:53 +0000 The Associated Press 1904 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org No textbooks, but tech-books this year at St. Louis-area school