How to Triple the Availability of Textbooks Around the World

Aaron Benavot | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK
Aaron Benavot

Our first new policy paper as the GEM Report is out today and shows how altering the textbook market to a more centralised finance model could take up...

Expensive Uni Books Can Cost Degrees

Charlotte Mason | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Charlotte Mason

How universities can expect Arts students, for example, to pay £9,000 for a reading-based degree with the essential ingredients not included, I don't know... Expensive reading lists are an irritating, tiresome and unnecessary addition to the financial burden already placed on students, and it makes the annual £9,000 tuition fee seem even more of a rip-off than we originally thought.

The Digital Backpack

Fionnuala Duggan | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Fionnuala Duggan

Students are not only embracing digital devices - including eReaders, smartphones and laptop computers - they are completely dependent on them and eTextbooks open up a whole new world for those students.

Apple's Latest Mission: To Revolutionise The Classroom

Posted 19.01.2012 | Home

Welcome to the next frontier in Apple’s quest to revolutionise our lives: the classroom. The technology giant has announced iBooks Author, a new ...

Chile To Delete The Word 'Dictatorship' From School Books

Posted 06.03.2012 | Home

"He who controls the present, controls the past. He who controls the past, controls the future," wrote George Orwell in 1984. Now, critics of the r...