University System of Md. Program Aims to Battle Rising Book CostsCollege textbook prices have increased by 812 percent since 1978, according to the American Enterprise Institute, a D.C. based think tank.
Teacher Poll: Only 12 Percent Of Students 'Very Likely' To Use Printed Books To Study A recent poll conducted by the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C., has found that teachers throughout the country feel that only 12 percent of students are "very likely" to use printed books to study.
Study: Israeli And Palestinian Schoolbooks Show Biased Versions Of HistoryBoth Israeli and Palestinian schoolbooks largely present one-sided narratives of the conflict between the two peoples and tend to ignore the existence of the other side, but rarely resort to demonization, a study released Monday said.
West Virginia High School Ditching Textbooks For iPadsOne Catholic school in West Virginia is abandoning textbooks.