By Dr. Ramiro Zuniga
Unless you've been living under a rock and that rock has been located on Mars, you've probably noticed some of the hype surrounding Apple's recent release of the iPad. From an education perspective, there's been conversation from the product's announcement that this device could prove to be a game-changer for the classroom.
At the Edutopia blog for the George Lucas Educational Foundation, writer Evantheia Schibsted provides a useful guide to purchasing green products for schools. The first step is to conduct careful research about what products are truly "green" and where they are available; next, remember that going green doesn't mean spending more green than is necessary.